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Title: Treatment Alternatives to Street Crime (TASC): Resource Catalog
Corporate Author: National Association of State Alcohol and Drug Abuse Directors (NASADAD)
United States of America
Date Published: 1989
Page Count: 167
Sponsoring Agency: Bureau of Justice Assistance
Washington, DC 20531
National Association of State Alcohol and Drug Abuse Directors (NASADAD)
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Document: PDF
Type: Directory
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This manual provides resource and reference information to help administrators and other professionals better develop Treatment Alternatives to Street Crime (TASC) programming, client transferability, and program permanency.
Abstract: TASC identifies, assesses, and refers certain alcoholic and drug-dependent offenders accused or convicted of nonviolent crimes to community-based, substance abuse treatment as an alternative or supplement to justice system sanctions. The reference information in the manual is intended for use by newly established programs or projects or model projects in development. It lists specific resource persons with expertise in one or more of the critical components of TASC. It also lists Federal agencies, national clearinghouses for drug and criminal justice information, and national associations in the drug abuse and criminal justice fields. It also provides information on Federal formula grants and discretionary grants related to drug control, along with procedures for obtaining free TASC technical assistance and training. Forms.
Main Term(s): TASC programs (street crime)
Index Term(s): Drug treatment programs; Federal aid; Technical assistance resources
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