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Community Payback Order: Treatment: Drugs


Local Authority area:


Primary Courts of relevance:

Edinburgh Sheriff Court, Alcohol Problem Solving Court

All information provided by:

Edinburgh Community Justice Partnership

Edinburgh Community Justice Partnership

Published: 30 November 2021

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Community Payback Order: Treatment: Drugs

Interventions suitable for

People who have a drug addiction.

Programme title and provider

Various options are available as detailed under a Drug Treatment and Testing Order, Supervision, Third Sector Programmes.

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

See information provided under ‘Drug Treatment and Testing Order’ below.
See information provided under ‘Supervision’ above.
See information provided under Third Sector Programmes below.

Possible Outcomes

Improved health, managed/reduced substance use, abstinence from substance use, desistance.

Process for Assessment and/or inclusion in scheme/intervention

Where a person’s offending is directly related to their substance use, Drug Treatment and Testing Order, Supervision, or Third Sector Programmes which help address substance use may be included as an option/recommendation in the social work court report.