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OJJDP FY 09 Family Drug Courts Program

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Purpose of the Family Drug Courts Program is to build the capacity of states, state and local courts, units of local government, and federally recognized Indian Tribal governments to develop and establish drug courts for substance-abusing adults involved with the family dependency court as a result of child abuse and neglect issues. The program must provide services to the children of the parents in the program as well as to the parents. The program provides seed money, not long-term support.


Number of Awards: 15
Total Amount Awarded: $7,119,041

Date Created: May 4, 2009