Transition from prison - recovery support program
The Transition from Prison Recovery Program is for people with moderate to severe mental illness who have been incarcerated in the Capricorn Correctional Centre
About our service
This is a service for people who require intensive support on release to access to essential services and resources and integrate back into the community. We assist clients develop a personal recovery plan prior to release, coordinate services both pre-release and post-release, facilitate warm referrals and offer practical support such as transport to access appointments, including attending court, appointments with parole officers and mental health services.
We deliver this program in the Capricorn Correctional Centre and in the communities of Rockhampton, Gladstone and other Central Queensland towns in the Rockhampton Local Government Area. We work in partnership with the Queensland Health Prison Mental Health Service and Central Coast Corrective Services.
Refer to service
Referrals for this program are exclusively by the Queensland Health Prison Mental Health Team.
Funded by Queensland Health Community Services Branch.