Substance Abuse Services
EFR has contracted with the State of Iowa to provide independent substance abuse assessment and referral programming within Polk County for more than three decades to individuals, families, the courts, and correctional services.In addition to self- and corrections-referred clients served at our downtown office, we also provide:
Counselors provide assessment, referral, and case management regarding coordination of care for clients incarcerated in the Polk County jail. These counselors also provide consultation to Fifth Judicial District judges, probation and parole officers, and Polk County Sheriff’s Department staff.
Drug Court Case Management
EFR’s counselor serves as a member of the Fifth Judicial District’s multidisciplinary intensive supervision Drug Court team, providing case management, assessment, and drug screen urinalysis monitoring. The Drug Court’s goal is to address, with a holistic approach, clients’ substance abuse-related behavior problems which lead to criminal behavior.