Key Team Members

Project Director:  Christopher Hicks

Judicial:  Honorable James A. (Tony) Grogan

Justice:   Rusty Slate, Chief Court Counselor, District 17

               Krista Hiatt, Chief Court Counselor, District 22

Community:  The Honorable Fred Wilkins, (Retired)

Treatment:  Tara Pierce, Director, Rockingham County Youth Services

                    Jeff Matkins, Chief Operations Officer, Partnership for a Drug - Free NC




Improve the availability of treatment servicers for adolescent drug and alcohol use

Improve the quality of t5reatment services for adolescent drug and alcohol use

Involve families and support networks in treatment efforts

Create an integrated system of care that coordinates and tracks each youth's path through the juvenile justice system and social services

Involve the local communities in establishing new opportunities and social outlets for youth

Core Partners:

District Court Judges from Judicial Districts 17A, 17B, and 22B

Local Offices of the North Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice & Delinquency Prevention

Partnership for a Drug Free NC

Rockingham County Youth Services

CenterPoint Human Services

Local Juvenile Crime Prevention Councils in Rockingham, Stokes and Davie Counties

Funding Sources: Our local efforts are funded through grants from the Duke Endowment, The Reidsville Area Foundation and CenterPoint Human Services.

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