The goal of Georgia’s Accountability Court Model Court Program, supported by the Council of Accountability Court Judges (CACJ), is to recognize the great work of accountability courts across the state, as well as identify strong programs that may serve as mentors for other courts. Programs identified as “Model Courts” are those that have met and exceeded adherence to Georgia’s Standards as dictated by strong performance on certification and peer review processes.
The 2020-2023 Model Drug Courts are:
Appalachian Judicial Circuit Drug Court
Barrow County Drug Court
Colquitt SA/MH Treatment Court
Coweta County Drug Court
Dawson County Treatment Court
Hall County Treatment Court
Henry County Adult Felony Drug Court
Newton County Adult Felony Drug Court
Savannah-Chatham County Drug Court
The 2021-2024 Model Mental Health Courts are:
Appalachian Circuit H.E.L.P Court
Cobb County Mental Health Court
Dawson County H.E.L.P. Court
Hall County H.E.LP. Court
Henry County Resource Court
Newton County Drug Resource Court
Savannah-Chatham County Mental Health Court
Walton County Resource Court
To request technical assistance from a model drug court, mental health court, or DUI court, please use the link below to access the CACJ Technical Assistance Request Form. Please be sure to include details pertaining to questions or areas of need. Technical assistance may include but is not limited to: information and resource sharing, policy and material development, and observations and site visits.
CACJ staff will connect you with a model court in your area.
CACJ looks forward to extending this recognition to other court types in future years.