The Neighborhood House Association’s (NHA) Project In-Reach program is designed to help incarcerated individuals with substance abuse and/or mental health disorders as they prepare for re-entry into the community by becoming educated about addiction and learning new coping mechanisms.
Project In-Reach can also assist in the successful linkage to community resources and services pre an post release, guiding in the transition process and assisting in a positive new beginning.
Eligibility / Criteria
- Incarcerated adults, 18 years and older, at designated San Diego detention facilities
- Have a projected release date of 60 to 180 days from the time of referral
- Are at-risk for developing a mental health and/or substance abuse disorder(s)
- Designated Level 1, Level 2 or Level 3 (classification by detention facility authorities)
- Probation status upon release
- No legal status upon release
- Case management services pre an post release
- Support and educational groups
- Linkage to community services
- Post release transportation to other services
- Peer support
- Split sentenced
- Clients who are on County hold
- Those who are undocumented
Referrals are only to be received from detention facility’s Social Workers, Counselors, Psychiatrists and Case Managers
Project In-Reach currently serves the following detention facilities:
- Las Colinas Detention Facility
- George Bailey Detention Facility
- Others as assigned
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.
The program is funded by the County of San Diego Health & Human Services Agency Adult/Older Adult Mental Health Services.