RISE Program at Arapahoe County Detention Center

 

Location: 7375 S. Potomac St., Centennial, CO 80112
Phone: (720) 874-5100
Capacity: 22
Client: Colorado Department of Human Services
Accreditations: National Commission on Correctional Healthcare (NCCHC) and American Correctional Association (ACA)

 

BACKGROUND:

Correct Care’s RISE Program (“Restoring Individuals Safely and Effectively”) provides competency restoration treatment to individuals found incompetent to proceed to trial by the courts and deemed suitable for jail-based restoration by the Colorado Department of Human Services, Office of Behavioral Health. Opened in 2013, the 22-bed RISE Program accepts referrals from the nine counties in the Denver Metro and provides many benefits for individuals not requiring hospitalization, including: locating the individual closer to family and other support structures, improving continuity of care, providing restoration treatment more quickly, reducing transportation distance, and lowering the cost of treatment compared to state hospital setting.
The Colorado RISE Program is a collaboration between Colorado Department of Human Services, Office of Behavioral Health, Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office, and Correct Care. Additionally, as part of Correct Care’s ongoing commitment to the communities it serves, the RISE Program also includes a partnership with the University of Colorado at Denver Forensic Psychiatry Fellowship Program to provide a psychiatric fellow.

 

SERVICES:

Competency restoration services for individual found incompetent to proceed to trial, including assessment and evaluations, individualized treatment planning, individual and group treatment, psychiatric services, psychological services, medication and medication monitoring, and discharge and reentry planning.

 

ACCREDITATIONS:

Arapahoe County Detention Center is accredited by the National Commission on Correctional Healthcare (NCCHC) and the American Correctional Association (ACA). The RISE Program complies with all accreditation standards.

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