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Program Information
Program Name: SHARE Targeted Case Management
Agency Name: Mental Health Association of SE Penna.
Year the Program was Started: 2004
Public Contact Person: Charles Williams
Address: 5070 Parkside Avenue
Suite 2300
Philadelphia, PA 19131
Telephone #: (215) 477-8061
Fax #: (215) 477-8091
Email Address:
Website URL:
Program Category:
Target Participants:
Co-occurring substance abuse, Persons w/ Criminal Justice Issues, Adults
Program Setting:
Program Owned or Leased Facility (leased store front, community residence)
Annual Program Budget: Over $400,000
Number of staff: Paid Full-Time: 10-20
Paid Part-Time: 1-2
Volunteers: None
Consumer involvement in the program
Number of staff members and volunteers who are consumers: Some
How often do consumer staff and volunteers participate in program decisions? Sometimes
Number of administrators or board members who are consumers: Some
Program Training/ Technical Assistance Materials Available:
Cost for materials? No
Program Goals: Reduce recidivism. Empower consumers. Reform justice system for our constituency.
Have any outcomes for this program been assessed through internal or external research? Yes
If Yes, details: Outcomes have been assessed for this program externally. (COSIG grant and outcome process Prison to Community must track outcomes specific to COSIG data parameters, Prison to Community has internally developed tracking focus which will allow the program to prove effectiveness and seek future funding)
Program Mission Statement: The mission of Prison to Community is to assist, empower and advocate for mental health consumers transitioning from the Philadelphia Prison System into the community in a culturally competent manner.
Additional Information: Prison to Community works on release planning and transitional case management services for individuals who carry a co-occurring mental illness and chemical dependence hx and meet transitional case management criteria; Prison to Community provides wellness groups to all interested who are currently incarcerated in the Philadelphia Prison System; The team that works inside the prison are applying the peer support model as they facilitate wellness groups and release planning.

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