GEORGIA Accountability Courts 

Funding Committee

The Criminal Justice Coordinating Council (CJCC) in partnership with the Council of Accountability Court Judges (CACJ) is pleased to announce the availability of funding under the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Grant Program. This program supports the expansion of substance abuse treatment in Georgia’s Family Treatment Drug Courts (FTDC) through the Accountability Court Program, managed by CACJ with funds administered by CJCC.

2018 Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

Request for Application (RFA)


Applicants are limited to Family Treatment Drug Courts located in: Bartow County, Newton County, Forsyth County, Carroll County, Coweta County, Troup County, Douglas County, and Habersham County (Mountain JC) with a required partnership with CACJ.

Note: If an award is made, it must be administered by an established Georgia Family Treatment Drug Court.

Deadline: All applications are due by 5:00 p.m. on October 19, 2018

Available Funding: Up to $30,000 yearly

Award Period: January 1, 2019 through September 30, 2022

Contact Information

For assistance with the requirements of this solicitation, contact:

JaiNiecya Harper, Planning and Policy Development Specialist, at 404-654-1774 or

Ursula Kelley, Criminal Justice Unit Supervisor at 404-657-1968 or

Release Date: September 24, 2018