Downtown Community Court

Community Court

*** DACC - CoronaVirus Information ***

DACC Intensive Case Management Program

The Downtown Austin Community Court (DACC) will remain open for social services only. DACC court and community service operations will reopen along with the Austin Municipal Court schedule. DACC’s intensive and triage case managers continue to be available to individuals experiencing homelessness.  Controlled access to the DACC facility is being implemented in order to meet social distancing recommendations of Austin Public Health.  You may experience longer wait times while controlled access is in place.  We apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your patience.                                                                                          .

Open regular business hours*:

Monday through Friday

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

*Hours subject to change

 

DACC Community Service Program

In recognition of current public health concerns for transmission of Coronavirus, DACC Community Service Program will not be operating from Sunday, March 15, 2020 through Sunday, March 29, 2020

Contact DACC at 512-974-4879 if you need an extension of time to complete your court ordered community service.

DACC Community Service Program is currently scheduled to resume on Monday, March 30, 2020 at 7:30 am.

 

DACC Court Operations

In recognition of current public health concerns for transmission of Coronavirus, DACC court cases will be automatically reset to after Friday, May 8, 2020 and a notice will be sent with the new appearance date.

If you need to resolve a warrant, contact DACC at 512-974-4879 to request your warrant be cancelled and your case set on a docket.

DACC Court Operations is currently scheduled to resume on Monday, March 30, 2020 at 8:00 am.

For more information on DACC, please call 512-974-4879; http://www.austintexas.gov/department/community-court

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The purpose of the Downtown Austin Community Court is to collaboratively address the quality of life issues of all residents in the downtown Austin community through the swift, creative sentencing of public order offenders.  The Court seeks to hold people responsible while also offering help to change behavior.

What is Community Court?

Community Court is a small problem-solving court focused on public order issues.  To learn more about problem-solving courts and how they address community issues throughout the country, click here: www.courtinnovation.org/topic/community-court.

Who We Are

Profiles of the Community Court staff, dedicated to improving lives.

Please feel free to contact us during our normal hours of operation, Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Mission Statement

Downtown Austin Community Court Case Management aims to end homelessness by providing comprehensive, long term services to individuals experiencing homelessness.

Vision Statement

Promoting success through creative solutions.

 

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