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Community Payback Order: Treatment: Drugs


Local Authority area:

Dumfries and Galloway

Primary Courts of relevance:

Dumfries & Stranraer

All information provided by:

Dumfries and Galloway Community Justice Partnership

Dumfries and Galloway Community Justice Information

Published: 30 November 2021

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Community Payback Order: Treatment: Drugs

Interventions suitable for

Those who meet the legal requirement

Programme title and provider

Treatment: Drugs

Details of all Specific national or local scheme/intervention(s) available

This would be supported with colleagues from the local NHS Addictions team and any other relevant third sector partner to ensure the best outcome for the individual.

Possible Outcomes

Order is completed. Drug use decreases or ceases, and individuals enter recovery. Links are made with support services if required.

Process for Assessment and/or inclusion in scheme/intervention

Criminal Justice Social Worker would liaise with colleagues from the drug services to assess suitability.