National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence

East San Gabriel & Pomona Valleys Inc.

PC 1000 Drug Diversion (Deferred Entry of Judgment)

Penal Code 1000 Adult Drug Diversion Education Services are twenty weeks of educational services for persons who participate as a condition of diversion. The goal of the Penal Code 1000 Drug Diversion Education is to develop participant awareness of the use and misuse of mind and mood-altering drugs, to eliminate the negative consequences of substance use and abuse, including future arrest and incarceration. Participants attended 18 weeks of 2.5 hour education/group sessions, random drug testing, attendance at self help support system and two individual counseling sessions. Must be court or probation referred.