The Role of Resource Parents in Family Treatment Courts Live panel discussion: May 23, 2:00 p.m. EDT NADCP partner Children and Family Futures is hosting a live online panel discussion on the critical role of foster parents in family treatment courts. The live Café Conversation includes a panel of presenters sharing their experiences in engaging resource… Continue Reading The Role of Resource Parents in Family Treatment Courts
Apply Today to Be A Mentor Court Application deadline: 5:00 p.m. Eastern Friday, May 17, 2019 NADCP is now accepting applications for its National Mentor Court Network, developed in collaboration with the Bureau of Justice Assistance. Mentor courts are exemplary adult drug courts, tribal healing to wellness courts, co-occurring disorder courts and veteran treatment courts… Continue Reading Apply Today to Be A Mentor Court
Apply Now for OJJDP Family Drug Court Grants Applications due Wednesday, May 29, 2019 The Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) is seeking applications for funding under the fiscal year 2019 Family Drug Courts Program. Grants are available in three categories: Category 1: Enhancing Family Drug Courts Category 2: Serving Veterans through Family Drug… Continue Reading Apply Now for OJJDP Family Drug Court Grants
National Drug Court Month is our chance to celebrate the lifesaving work you do, engage our stakeholders and inspire our communities. And this year is extra special: it’s the 30th anniversary of treatment courts! We’ve completely redesigned our National Drug Court Month Toolkit to help make your voices heard. It offers proven strategies for reaching… Continue Reading May Is National Drug Court Month: Celebrating 30 Years of Treatment Courts!
With sadness, NADCP reports the passing of a fixture in the treatment court field. For nearly 20 years, Ken Arnold served NADCP and the treatment court field first as NDCI training faculty later as a full-time NADCP project director. Over his career, Ken shared his expertise in counseling and substance use treatment with thousands across… Continue Reading Remembering Ken Arnold
American University, in partnership with the Bureau of Justice Assistance, is hosting a webinar on successful applications for the Adult Drug Court Discretionary Grant Program. Hosted by BJA Policy Adviser Gregory Torain, the webinar will review the 2019 grant solicitation, provide an explanation of grant regulations and answer specific questions from participants. The webinar begins… Continue Reading Webinar for BJA Funding Applicants
Click here to apply for funding! Applications due April 16, 2019 The Bureau of Justice Assistance released grant solicitations for the fiscal year 2019 Adult Drug Court Discretionary Grant Program. Treatment court models eligible for funding include: adult drug courts, veterans treatment courts, DWI courts, tribal healing to wellness courts and co-occurring courts. The grant program provides… Continue Reading BJA Opens FY 2019 Grant Solicitations
NADCP’s Adult Drug Court Best Practice Standards translate decades of research into clear, practical standards for drug courts to meet. These practices inform our training and technical assistance efforts and have served as a beacon to guide new and long-established programs alike in fidelity to the drug court model. NADCP has made minor revisions in… Continue Reading Changes to NADCP’s Adult Drug Court Best Practice Standards