Available for perons 18 years of age or older with mental health, addictions and / or concurrent disorder issues that impact daily functioning and ability to access community services.
- to the inmates on remanded or sentenced status at Peace River Correctional Centre.
- currently incarcerated in an Alberta Provincial Remand / Correctional Centre (unlikely to get Federal time)
- at risk for recidivism
- voluntary participation
- willingness to address mental health and /or addictions
- safety and risk concerns are also evaluated
Corrections Transition Team referral form (already provided to staff) needs to be completed and faxed to the local Corrections Transition Team Mental Health/Addictions office. Referrals are faxed from the Peace River Correctional Centre Health Unit.
Referral forms are provided to the Correctional Centre Health Unit Staff and Caseworkers.
Referrals are completed by the mental health nurse, health care staff or by tin inmate's caseworker. Detained persons can request service, but a referral from health care staff or the caseworker is required.