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Drug Treatment and Testing Order (DTTO)


Local Authority area:

South Lanarkshire

Primary Courts of relevance:

Airdrie, Hamilton and Lanark Sheriff Courts

All information provided by:

South Lanarkshire Community Justice Partnership

South Lanarkshire Community Justice Information

Published: 12 August 2021

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Drug Treatment and Testing Order (DTTO)

Interventions suitable for

Adults with entrenched involvement on offending behaviours associated with substance use.

Programme Title and Provider

Drug Treatment and Testing Order (DTTO)

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

Drug Treatment and Testing Orders are delivered in partnership with the community addiction recovery services. Intensive support from social work, CaRES and GP are offered to this group. Testing is undertaken by a substance use worker and support continues to be offered. We are With You also offer additional intensive support to help service users maintain appointments and offer support to them as required.

Possible Outcomes

Increased stability in drug use and improved lifestyle, a reduction in further harm caused to self or others.

Process for Assessment and/or inclusion in scheme/intervention

Court report assessment which involves consultation with GP and CaRES.