Eligibility & Referrals

Program Eligibility: Adults


Adults must meet at least one of the following:

  • Hospitalized in a mental health institute or other acute care psychiatric hospital for one month or longer with significant barriers to discharge.

  • Have three or more inpatient psychiatric hospitalizations at a mental health institute or other approved acute acre psychiatric hospital in the previous 12 months.

  • Be a defendant pleading "Not Guilty by Reason of Insanity."

  • Be a defendant determined "Incompetent to Proceed."

  • Have a history of psychiatric hospitalization, significant psychiatric behavioral health needs and significant barriers that have prohibited a successful transition into a home community.

Program Eligibility


Clients need to meet all three of the following eligibility requirements:

1.  Receiving some or all of the following treatments:

  • Individuals currently on a 72-hour hold​

  • Individuals currently on a certification for short-term treatment or extended short-term treatment

  • Individuals currently on a certification for long-term treatment

  • Individuals currently on an emergency commitment (substance use disorders)

  • Individuals currently on an involuntary commitment (substance use disorders)

2.  Has significant mental health or substance use disorder, which would be defined as one of the following:

  • The individual has two or more 72-hour holds or emergency commitments in the last 12 months

  • The individual has been certified for short-term treatment, extended short-term treatment or long-term treatment at least one time int he last 12 months

  • The individual has been arrested or detained two or more times related to an alcohol or substance use disorder in the last 12 months and does not have a probation or parole officer 

3.  Is not currently engaged in consistent behavioral health treatment​

  • The individual has not received any behavioral health services (outside of the crisis services, emergency care, assessments, inpatient hospitalization or emergency commitments at a withdrawal management center) in the last 45 days

Submit completed forms vis email to tspreferrals@rmhumanservices.org or via fax to 303-636-5635.

Call 303-636-5766 if you have any questions.

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