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Establishing New Family Treatment Courts in West Virginia

Award Information

Award #
15PJDP-22-GG-03840-COAP
Location
Awardee County
Kanawha
Congressional District
Status
Open
Funding First Awarded
2022
Total funding (to date)
$760,454

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2022, $760,454)

The Judiciary Courts of the State of West Virginia with the support of the state child welfare agency, treatment providers, and government officials from all three branches of government, is prepared to establish new family treatment courts (FTCs) and support opportunities for family reunification. The new FTCs will provide parental substance use disorder treatment services and family preservation services in Putnam and Raleigh Counties, while following Family Treatment Court Best Practice Standards.

Date Created: September 27, 2022