Nationally accredited by CARF International in April 2009 for the full 3-year period
(2010-2013) in Case Management and Service Coordination for Criminal Justice offenders. An accolade received by only 3 other providers in the State of North
Carolina. Ivy House is the only provider in the Central Region with this special designation and the
only provider in the State of North Carolina with national accreditation
to provide case management services for transitioning offenders back into the community.
County Mental Health Court Liaison
Mental Health Court is a post-booking jail diversion for adults charged with non-violent misdemeanor and felony
offenses. The Forsyth Mental Health Court deals with non-violent
offenders who have been diagnosed with a mental illness or co-occurring mental health and substance abuse disorders.
goal of the Mental Health Court is to decrease the frequency of clients’ contact with the criminal justice
system by providing courts with resources to improve clients’ social functioning and link them to employment,
housing, treatment and support services.
House: Center for Self-Sufficiency has been contracted to provide the Court Liaison position in Forsyth County
that will serve as the “gatekeeper” with the responsibility for coordinating referrals and acting as the liaison
between the court and each respective treatment provider.