GEORGIA Accountability Courts 

Funding Committee

Council of Accountability Court Judges
Model Drug Courts 

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.