California Association of Collaborative Courts


Welcome to California Association of Collaborative Courts     (CACC)

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CACC – Our Mission:

  • Provide training, technical assistance, and mutual support to collaborative courts in the State of California,
  • Promote and advocate for the establishment and funding of effective collaborative courts, and
  • Support evidence-based practice guidelines for collaborative court programs.

CACC is committed to advocacy on behalf of collaborative courts in the State of California, to statewide communication with its membership and to the professional development of California’s collaborative court professionals.

Latest News

Properly and Effectively Adjudicating Drugged Drivers

October 30 – December 8, 2017 | Web | Tuition FREE Unlike alcohol-impaired driving, drugged driving has fewer tools in the field to detect impairment and concentration levels in the body. Drugged driving cases require a judge to utilize a variety of judicial tools to...

Call for papers on Veterans’ Treatment Courts

Drug Court Review is doing a special issue on Veterans' Treatment Courts.  See link for specifica.

Apply Now for the Law Enforcement–Mental Health Learning Sites Program

In partnership with the U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance, The Council of State Governments Justice Center is seeking applicants for the Law Enforcement–Mental Health Learning Sites Program. This program is designed to identify and highlight...

Veteran Mentor Boot Camp for Veterans Courts in California

Registration for the Veteran Mentor Boot Camp, October 16-17, 2017, Sacramento, is now open through October 2.  There is no registration charge for the program.  The two-day training is for programs located in Northern California. For more information, contact Michael...

Upcoming Beyond the Bench Conference, Dec 2017

The Judicial Council’s Center for Families, Children & the Courts and The California Association of Collaborative Courts announces Beyond the Bench 24:  Uniting for a Better Future Program at a Glance Beyond the Bench is California’s premiere multidisciplinary...

Collaborative Courts’ shared goals:

  • Restoration of lives
  • Children saved and families reunited
  • Reduction of drug use
  • Reduction of crime
  • Increased public safety
  • Taxpayer savings

The CACC Board welcomes everyone, if you have a desire to help individuals; families and communities reduce the negative impact caused by drugs and alcohol…

Our diverse membership includes: judges, prosecutors, defense lawyers, probation and parole agents, law enforcement officers, case managers, CPS case workers, therapists, treatment professionals, court administrators, research scientists and more. The CACC membership year runs annually from July 1 to June 30 and is now open for 2017.

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25 Years of Drug Court: The Beginning

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