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Lancaster County Adult Drug Court

Award Information

Award #
15PBJA-21-GG-04229-VTCX
Location
Congressional District
Status
Open
Funding First Awarded
2022
Total funding (to date)
$624,917

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2022, $624,917)

PROGRAM ABSTRACT
CATEGORY OF FUNDING REQUESTED: 1. Implementation
TYPOLOGY: Post Adjudication
COURT TYPE: Veterans Adult Drug Court: TYPE A
AMOUNT REQUESTED: $494,436
MAXIMUM PARTICIPANTS: 35 clients, 18 Month proposed duration
PROPOSED PARTICIPANTS TO RECEIVE SERVICES: 85
MINIMUM, MAXIMUM, AVERAGE LENGTH: 10 participants, 30 participants, 18 months
TARGET POPULATION: Veterans with non-violent offences, with drug related charge, screened using the Risk and Need Triage (RANT) clinical diagnostic DART-20. Proposed program works closely with treatment providers, including the use of MAT.
ACCESS TO MAT: A range of evidence-based treatment strategies are employed, and included access to, and support for Medically Assisted Treatment. Clients unable to pay for MAT can receive financial assistance through state funds.
TREATMENT FOR OPIOID, STIMULANT, OTHER SUBSTANCES: While the court is structured to address veterans presenting with any diagnostic category of substance misuse, data from the implementation phase suggests a significant number with opioid and stimulant related use patterns.
JURISDICTION LEVERAGE: The jurisdiction (Lancaster County, South Carolina, population 89,594) has no other local relevant funds from which to leverage.
NADCP STANDARDS ADDRESSED:
STANDARD
PAGE(S) NUMBER IN NARRATIVE
Target Population
3, 4,
Historically Disadvantaged Groups
2, 12,
Roles and Responsibilities of The Judge
5, 9,10, 11, 15
Incentives, Sanctions, & Therapeutic Adjustments
3, 6, 8, 10, 11, 12
Substance Abuse Treatment
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18,
Complementary Treatment and Social Services
6, 15, 16, 17, 18
Drug And Alcohol Testing
3, 5, 6, 9, 10, 11, 12,
Multidisciplinary Team
7, 10, 13, 16, 17, 19
Census And Caseloads
4, Time Task Plan
Monitoring And Evaluation
7, 9, 10, 11, 13, 17, 18, 19,

Date Created: December 17, 2021