Family Treatment Court Expansion

This initiative expands referrals and enhances substance use disorder (SUD) treatment and family support services in the Erie County, NY, Family Treatment Drug Court (FTDC) to better address the crisis of opioid addiction, accelerate the activation of multi-system treatment linkages, address children and parents together, and improve family reunification rates.


Linda Kahn, PhD (Principal Investigator)

Funding Agency

Erie County Department of Mental Health (SAMHSA)

Funding Dates

9/30/2017 - 8/31/2022