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OJJDP FY 2016 Family Drug Court Implementation and Enhancement Program

Opportunity ID
OJJDP-2016-9171
Solicitation Status
Closed
Fiscal Year
2016
Closing Date
Posting Date
Description

The Family Drug Courts program builds the capacity of states, state and local courts, units of local government, and federally recognized tribal governments to either implement new drug courts or enhance pre-existing drug courts for individuals with substance abuse disorders or substance use and co-occurring mental health disorders, including histories of trauma, who are involved with the family dependency court as a result of child abuse, neglect, and other parenting issues. Applicants must provide services to the parents in the program and their children. This program provides seed money, not long-term support. OJJDP expects successful applicants to develop and implement a sustainability plan during the grant period to continue operation of the family drug court when the grant ends.

Awards

Number of Awards: 12
Total Amount Awarded: $5,742,521

Date Created: March 28, 2016