Hernando County Juvenile Dependency Drug Court
20 N. Main Street
Brooksville, FL 34601
Peggy Welch, Manager
Under the leadership and supervision of Circuit Judge Donald Scaglione via Magistrate Gerrie Bishop, Hernando County Court Administration provides a program for Juvenile Dependency related cases.
The Hernando County Dependency Drug Court is a partnership between the Courts, Department of Children and Families, Guardian Ad Litem Program, Kids Central, Inc. Defense attorneys and other social service programs. The Dependency Drug Court is designed to get involved in the lives of addicted parents with substance abuse treatment. Court monitoring and other resources needed to ensure permanent lifestyle change will hopefully assist in the reunification of parents with their children.
The cost for the program is a $25.00 monthly fee. All payments shall be made by money orders payable to: Hernando County BOCC.