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File #: 2022-1378    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Consent
File created: 3/15/2022 In control: Board of Commissioners
On agenda: 4/12/2022 Final action: 4/12/2022
Title: Commission District(s): All Commission Districts Will Be Impacted Approval To Accept the FY22 Criminal Justice Coordinating Council - Emergency Grant Fund for the Rebound Juvenile Drug Court In The Amount Of $7,500
Attachments: 1. A22-8-026 Dekalb FY'22 Emergency Grant Award

Public Hearing: YES ? NO ? Department: Juvenile Court

SUBJECT:
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Commission District(s): All Commission Districts Will Be Impacted
Approval To Accept the FY22 Criminal Justice Coordinating Council - Emergency Grant Fund for the Rebound Juvenile Drug Court In The Amount Of $7,500
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Information Contact: Keisha M. Jones, Grant Services Administrator
Phone Number: 404-294-2082

PURPOSE:
To consider accepting an emergency grant award in the amount of $7,500 from the Criminal Justice Coordinating Council to provide funding to sustain a case manager for the Rebound Drug Treatment Court program.

To consider authorizing the Chief Executive Officer and/or his designee to execute the grant agreement and all necessary documents.

NEED/IMPACT:
The Criminal Justice Coordinating Council (CJCC) awarded DeKalb County Juvenile Court funding for a case manager for youth enrolled in the Rebound Drug Treatment Court. The purpose of this program is to serve at-risk youth within DeKalb County who have admitted to substance use. Rebound serves male juvenile offenders between the ages of 14 and 17. The program includes intensive court and community supervision; individual and family treatment; prevention services; and educational support.

The grant award will continue funding the employment of a contractual part-time case manager to provide services to assist youth adhere to the guidelines of services.

The grant period is April 1, 2022 through June 30, 2022. The amount awarded is $7,500.

FISCAL IMPACT:
The award will provide additional funds to Juvenile Courts overall grants budget.
The emergency grant award does not require a match.

RECOMMENDATION:
Recommended Action
To approve and accept the emergency grant funds in the amount of $7,500 from the Criminal Justice Coordinating Council for the purpose of funding the Juvenile Court's Rebound Drug Treatment Court and authorize the Chief Executive...

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