For those participants who are not in need of treatment services but are in need of substance abuse education, these programs are offered through Jefferson County Court Services:
PRIME for Life
This program is a 20 hour substance abuse education class for those participants who:
Are in denial of a substance abuse problem
Display substance abuse behaviors
Or have committed DUI offenses
It is a 6 week program normally held on Saturday mornings for 3 hours. The cost of the program is $25 for the workbook. The Court may order a fee for this class in diversion cases.
This program is designed to motivate participants to recognize substance abuse and criminal thinking problems and establish goals for success. This is a 20 session program held twice a week for 1.5 hours at no cost to the participant.