On Friday, May 13, the Honorable Kathleen Kelly announced that the San Francisco Dependency Drug Court has a new name: San Francisco Family Treatment Court
In a message to judges, court staff, and collaborative partners, Judge Kelly stated:
"The new name reflects not only best practices in this field, but the true work of the dedicated team which provides coordinated, family focused, trauma informed care to all members of the families we serve – parents and children alike.
"We appreciate the leadership and support of [Presiding] Judge [John] Stewart and [Supervising] Judge Anne-Christine Massullo and the extraordinary dedication of the members of the San Francisco Family Treatment Court Team."
The San Francisco Family Treatment Court will be honored at the Homeless Prenatal Program's annual celebration on Saturday, May 14.