RESEARCH PAPERS

Here you can find research and evaluation papers about the FDAC model, the FDAC National Unit and studies that support the FDAC approach.

ABOUT THE FDAC MODEL

Better outcomes for children and families:

Lancaster Research: After FDAC: outcomes 5 years later final report paper, 2016

Lancaster Research: After FDAC: outcomes 5 years later highlight report paper, 2016

Child and Parent Outcomes in the London Family Drug and Alcohol Court Five Years On: Building on International Evidence, 2018

Lancaster Research: Changing Lifestyles, Keeping Children Safe: an evaluation of the first Family Drug and Alcohol Court (FDAC) in care proceedings final report, 2014

The Family Drug & Alcohol Court (FDAC) Evaluation Project – Independent evaluation report of FDAC, 2011

For the research summary headlines visit the Better outcomes for children and parents page on our public website.

Better justice:

Problem Solving in Court:Current practice in FDACs in England, final report, 2016

Problem Solving in Court:Current practice in FDACs in England, highlight report, 2016

Better justice – Links to all reports and observation study of better justice

For the research summary headlines visit the Better justice page on our public website.

Better value for money:

Better Courts: the financial impact of the London Family Drug and Alcohol Court

For the research summary headlines visit the Better value for money page on our public website.

ABOUT THE FDAC NATIONAL UNIT

Nat Cen evaluation of the FDAC National Unit

 

RECOMMENDATIONS FOR FDAC

Care Crisis Review, options for change , 2018

Also visit our FDAC in the press page. Here you will find links to additional articles and news items on FDAC.

A book – Justice for Children & Families: a developmental perspective – Editors: Mike Shaw & Susan Bailey 

You can buy a copy here:

 http://www.cambridge.org/gb/search?iFeelLucky=false&site=&query=justice+for+children+and+families&searchSubmitProducts=Search&currentTheme=Academic_v1