Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2003, $287,657)
The Drug Court Discretionary Grant Program is designed to assist states, state courts, local courts, units of local government, and Indian tribal governments in developing and establishing drug courts for substance-abusing adult and juvenile offenders. Drug court programs funded by the Drug Court Discretionary Grant Program are required by law to target nonviolent offenders. The Program supports the following activities: Adult drug court implementation, Juvenile drug court implementation, Family drug court implementation, Single jurisdiction drug court enhancement, Statewide drug court enhancement, and planning efforts.
The New York State Office of Court Administration, Monroe County Family Court porposes to enhance their Family Treatment Court (FTC) by continuing program operations, providing additional services to Respondents, developing training programs for FTC team members and collaborative community stakeholders, and sending select team members to the National Drug Court Conference to mentor courts.