RMSCs provide substance use disorder treatment, housing, sustenance, and life skills. The RMSC’s primary goal is to end substance abuse among the parolee population, and to help parolees transition into productive members of society. The program targets parolees who are living in at-risk environments. Services include housing, substance use disorder treatment, literacy training, job preparation and placement, anger management classes, and individual and group counseling.
Up to 180 days of residence with a 90-day aftercare component. Residential services may be extended for up to one year on a case-by-case basis.
All parolees subject to the jurisdiction of Division of Adult Parole Operations (DAPO) are eligible to participate. Parolee should have an identified Correctional Offender Management Profiling for Alternative Sanctions (COMPAS) need.
Referral by parolee’s Agent of Record (AOR) via a CDCR form 1502, Activity Report.
Rehabilitative programs are the best way for an offender to be prepared for success upon release. The link below explains this process with an easy-to-follow diagram
An offender who is serving, or has served, their time on good behavior has access to many rehabilitative services and programs if they are determined to be in need.In-Prison Services
See Technology Solutions for more information.
Technology has opened the door to more educational opportunities while simultaneously reducing government spending. Below is a list of technology initiatives at CDCR.