“When you begin to help those that need recovery and you watch the layers of addiction peel away, what is revealed is the most amazing thing,” [Judge Denise Andre] said. “You see the people and how great they can be, and the dreams that they have and how they’re able to fulfill those dreams.&#
On November 27th, DUI Court Foundation will for the first time ever participate in #GivingTuesday to kick off our end-of-year giving campaign. #GivingTuesday is a global giving movement that has been built by individuals, families, organizations, businesses and communities in countries around the world. Millions of people have come together to support and champion the [&hellip
The Williamson County Commission in September unanimously approved a resolution to accept a donation of $25,000 from the DUI Court Foundation of Williamson County to help fund Williamson County’s DUI Court, a public safety program that provides recovery treatment for citizens convicted of multiple DUI charges. Since its founding by General Sessions Court Judge Denise [&hellip
This month, we’re joining SAMHSA & U.S. Department of Health and Human Services during National Recovery Month to celebrate “the belief that behavioral health is essential to overall health, prevention works, treatment is effective, and people can and do recover from mental and substance use disorders.” #JoinTheVoices #Recovery For more information, visit www.recoverymonth.gov
As recovery and problem-solving Courts around the country celebrate National Drug Court Month, Governor Bill Haslam has proclaimed May of 2018 to be Drug and Recovery Court Month in Tennessee! The proclamation recognizes “that when just one person can break the cycle of substance use and crime, the individual, community, and state are better off.” Williamson [&hellip
DUI Court Foundation is participating in The Big Payback! The Big Payback is a community-wide, 24-hour online giving challenge hosted by The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee. Go to thebigpayback.org on May 2nd to make a contribution that will change lives and make our community safer!
Sponsored by the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, “Alcohol Awareness Month provides a focused opportunity across America to increase awareness and understanding of alcoholism, its causes, effective treatment and recovery. It is an opportunity to decrease stigma and misunderstandings in order to dismantle the barriers to treatment and recovery, and thus, make seeking [&hellip
On March 22, nearly 300 people came together to raise awareness and support DUI Court Foundation for the annual fundraising event held at Franklin Theatre. Thank you to all who helped make the evening a success! Those on-hand were treated to fellowship and live music performed by Grammy-nominated John Ford Coley. Funds raised during the charity auction and celebrity [&hellip
On March 8th we recognized the hard work and accomplishments of our four newest graduates, bringing the total to 80 since the program started in 2010 – we are SO proud of them!!! The celebration included words of wisdom from our inspirational guest speaker and presentation of the “All Rise” award to DUI Court Foundation [&hellip
The DUI Court Foundation of Williamson County is hosting our annual “Take the Cake” Charity Cake Auction & Celebrity Concert on Thursday, March 22 at 7 PM at The Franklin Theatre. Our incredible guest artist is John Ford Coley (of England Dan & John Ford Coley)! Click here to get your tickets now!