Recovery, Empowerment, Advocacy, & Linkage (REAL) Program

REAL Team

Michelle Vargo, Peer Recovery Coach; Lindsay Devitt, Peer Recovery Coach; Keyera Gaulden, Outreach Support/Care Manager

The REAL Program provides the following services to youth and adults with behavioral health conditions:

 

  • Community-based outreach
  • Brief well-being screenings
  • Referral services
  • Needs assessments
  • Connections to services
  • Warm handoffs to treatment recovery support services

 

We provide additional services as appropriate, including but not limited to:

 

  • Long-term outreach support
  • Intensive care management
  • Development of individual intervention plan
  • Recovery coaching
  • Recovery support services

 

Our main goal is law enforcement assisted diversion and diversion from emergency medical services by continued long-term care.