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Treatment Court Funding Available

By Chris Deutsch / May 1, 2018

  BJA Opens FY 2018 Adult Drug Court Discretionary Grant Program Solicitation Deadline: June 5, 2018 The Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) released the Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 Adult Drug Court Discretionary Grant Program solicitation. The grant program provides financial and technical assistance to states, state courts, local courts, units of local government and Native American tribal governments… Continue Reading Treatment Court Funding Available

National Drug Court Month Toolkit Released

By Chris Deutsch / April 11, 2018

Your 2018 National Drug Court Month Toolkit Is Here! Together, we will ensure Justice For All. Get ready: May is National Drug Court Month! This is the best opportunity we have all year to share with the world the success of treatment courts in transforming lives, restoring communities and advancing justice. This year’s theme is… Continue Reading National Drug Court Month Toolkit Released

ACTION ALERT: Contact Your Senators Today

By NADCP / March 28, 2018

Last week, we achieved a historic $165 million to help fund treatment courts for fiscal year 2018 (which ends September 30). Next week, Congress will begin to work on fiscal year 2019 funding (which begins October 1). We must ensure this historic level of federal funding continues, and your senators play a critical role. We’ve made… Continue Reading ACTION ALERT: Contact Your Senators Today

Historic Funding for Treatment Courts

By NADCP / March 23, 2018

  Historic Funding for Treatment Courts Today the President signed into law the funding for federal fiscal year 2018, which ends September 30, 2018. It includes a historic $165 million for the treatment court field, a 50 percent increase over last year. Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA): $75 million for the Drug… Continue Reading Historic Funding for Treatment Courts

Treatment Courts in National Spotlight

By Chris Deutsch / March 22, 2018

  Treatment Courts in the National Spotlight Every day, treatment courts around the country generate positive media coverage. Recently, several national stories highlighted treatment courts and exposed millions to your life-saving work. With National Drug Court Month right around the corner, we invite you to take a look and think about how your program may… Continue Reading Treatment Courts in National Spotlight

NADCP Adds Law Enforcement Track to Conference

By Chris Deutsch / February 23, 2018

NADCP’s Annual Training Conference offers more than 30 tracks and hundreds of hours of education. This year, NADCP is pleased to offer a record number of new tracks and sessions, including a new track designed for law enforcement. Protect and Serve: How Law Enforcement is Transforming the American Criminal Justice System offers law enforcement personnel… Continue Reading NADCP Adds Law Enforcement Track to Conference

Actor Dule Hill Pens OpEd on Veterans Treatment Courts

By Chris Deutsch / February 7, 2018

Following an emotional visit to the Philadelphia Veterans Treatment Court, Actor Dulé Hill penned a powerful essay for CNN.com on why he supports these critical programs. In it he writes: For too long, this country has equated justice with punishment. By upholding the enduring, absolute value of every human, treatment courts are helping to change… Continue Reading Actor Dule Hill Pens OpEd on Veterans Treatment Courts

NADCP Launches New Initiative

By Chris Deutsch / January 23, 2018

Melissa Fitzgerald Named Director of NADCP’s Advancing Justice Initiative The National Association of Drug Court Professionals (NADCP) has named Melissa Fitzgerald as director of Advancing Justice, a new initiative to lead justice reform. Nearly 1.5 million people with significant substance use and mental health histories — over half the United States prison population – are… Continue Reading NADCP Launches New Initiative

2018 Conference Registration

By Chris Deutsch / January 23, 2018

2018 Conference Registration and Housing Are Now Open! Justice For All | May 30 – June 2 | Houston, TX Registration and housing for the 2018 NADCP Annual Training Conference featuring Vet Court Con, Justice For All, are officially open! Join thousands of professionals from across the justice system and recovery movement May 30 –… Continue Reading 2018 Conference Registration

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