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Dept. of Corrections Transitional Housing Programs - FY 2016

Field Office Grantee Beds Available Population Served Special Requirements Services Provided Sex Offenders Considered? Location DOC Contact Info Level
Barre Barre CJC (Community Justice Center) 8 males and females None COSA reentry support, case management, information referrals, permanent housing Yes Barre (Washington county) (DOC - Michael Sweeney) 1
Barre Capstone Community Action 10 females None Case management, resource and referral, advocacy, individual and family development support, limited transportation, budgeting Yes Barre (DOC - Michael Sweeney) 2
Barre Capstone Community Action 6 males and females None Case management, resource and referral, advocacy, individual and family development support, limited transportation, budgeting Yes Morrisville (Lamoille County) (DOC - Tom Dunn) 1
Barre Montpelier CJC (Community Justice Center) 8 males and females None COSA reentry support, case management, information and referrals, permanent housing Yes Montpelier (Washington County) (DOC - Michael Sweeney) 1
Barre Pathways Vermont 20 males and females Psychiatric & SA needs Case management, permanent housing , mental health and substance abuse support, medical/psychiatric services, vocational support, basic life/housing needs Yes Montpelier (Washington County) (DOC - Michael Sweeney) 1
Barre Phoenix House 20 males Substance Abuse Recovery, Over age 21 Case management, recovery & educational groups, information and referrals Yes Barre (DOC - Michael Sweeney) 2
Barre Return House 10 male youth Under 22 Substance abuse and mental health support, employment assistance, transportation, case management, aftercare program Yes Barre (DOC - Michael Sweeney) 3
Bennington Seall, Inc. 14 males None Case management, information and referrals Yes Bennington (DOC- David Miner) 2
Brattleboro Morningside House 5 males and females None Case Management, substance abuse and mental health support, employment assistance, community referrals No Brattleboro (DOC - Lesa Trowt) 2
Brattleboro Pathways Vermont 10 males and females Psychiatric & SA needs Case management, permanent housing , mental health and substance abuse support, medical/psychiatric services, vocational support, basic life/housing needs Yes Brattleboro (Windham/Windsor County) (DOC - Lesa Trowt) 1
Brattleboro Phoenix House 10 males Substance Abuse Recovery, Over age 21 Case management, recovery & educational groups, information and referrals Yes Brattleboro (DOC - Lesa Trowt) 2
Brattleboro Phoenix House 4 females Substance Abuse Recovery, Over age 21 Case management, recovery & educational groups, information and referrals Yes Brattleboro (DOC - Lesa Trowt) 2
Brattleboro & Springfield Phoenix House 4 males and females Substance Abuse Recovery, Over age 21 Case management, recovery & educational groups, information and referrals Yes Bellows Falls (males only) and Brattleboro (DOC - Lesa Trowt) 2
Burlington Burlington Housing Authority- King Street 4 annually males and females None Case management, information and referrals, peer support Yes Burlington (DOC - Debbie Thibault) 1
Burlington Dismas House 5 males and females None Peer support, information and referrals No Burlington (DOC - Debbie Thibault) 2
Burlington East Allen Dismas House 9 males None Peer support, information referrals No Winooski (DOC - Debbie Thibault) 2
Burlington Northern Lights 11 females None Substance abuse, mental health, mentoring, employment assistance, transportation, case management, information and referrals Yes Burlington DOC - Amber Charbonneau 2
Burlington Pathways Vermont 20 males and females Psychiatric & SA needs Case management, permanent housing , mental health and substance abuse support, medical/psychiatric services, vocational support, basic life/housing needs Yes Burlington (Chittenden County) (DOC - Debbie Thibault) 1
Burlington Phoenix House 20 males Substance Abuse Recovery, Over age 21 Case management, recovery & educational groups, information and referrals Yes Burlington (DOC-Courtney Gourley) 2
Burlington Winooski CJC (Community Justice Center) 2 annually males and females None COSA reentry support, case management, information referrals, permanent housing Yes Winooski (DOC - Debbie Thibault) 1
Hartford Dismas House 10 males and females None Peer support, information and referrals No Hartford (DOC - Bill Soule) 2
Hartford Hartford CJC (Community Justice Center) 6 males and females None Case management, information and referals, COSA reentry support Yes Hartford (DOC - Bill Soule) 1
Newport NEKCA (Northeast Kingdom Community Action) - Judd North House 4 males Co-Occurring Substance Abuse and Mental Health Case management, information and referrals, life skills, employment assistance, modified therapeutic community No Newport (DOC – Lane Chester)
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Rutland Dismas House 6 males and females Main House and Satellite Peer support, information and referrals No Rutland (DOC - Keith Tallon) 1&2
Rutland Homeless Prevention Center 13 males and females None Case management, life skills, tenancy education, referrals, personal enrichment and assistance with obtaining permanent housing No Rutland (DOC - Keith Tallon) 1
Rutland John Graham Shelter 4 males and females None Case management, life skills training, employment assistance, community referrals, assistance obtaining permanent housing, MH/SA services No Vergennes (DOC - Keith Tallon) 1&2
Rutland Vermont Achievement Center- Mandala House 10 females None Case management, information and referrals, life skills, employment assistance, onsite mental health and substance abuse groups and support No Rutland (DOC - Keith Tallon) 3
Rutland Vermont Achievement Center- Sanctuary House 12 males None Case management, information and referrals, life skills, employment assistance, onsite mental health and substance abuse groups and support No Rutland (DOC - Keith Tallon) 3
Saint Albans Franklin Grand Isle Community Integration Collaborative 9 males and females None COSA reentry support, case management, information and referrals, workshops and life skills education Yes St. Albans (DOC- Sherry Caforia) 1
Saint Albans Pathways Vermont 8 males and females Psychiatric & SA needs Case management, permanent housing , mental health and substance abuse support, medical/psychiatric services, vocational support, basic life/housing needs Yes St. Albans (DOC- Sherry Caforia) 1
Saint Albans Samaritan House 4 males and females None Case management, information and referrals No St. Albans (DOC- Sherry Caforia) 2
Saint Albans St. Albans CJC (Community Justice Center) 10 annually males None COSA reentry support, case management, information and referrals, workshops and life skills education Yes St. Albans (DOC- Sherry Caforia) 2
Saint Johnsbury Covered Bridge 6 males Substance Abuse Recovery; Faith based Faith-based, case management, substance abuse support, transportation, employment support, life-skills Yes St. Johnsbury (DOC - Jason Kennedy) 2
Saint Johnsbury NEKCA (Northeast Kingdom Community Action) Lyndon Apts 4 2 male, 2 female None Case management, information and referrals, life skills, employment assistance Yes Lyndon (DOC - Lynn Bushey) 1
Saint Johnsbury NEKCA (Northeast Kingdom Community Action) - Aerie House 4 females Co-Occurring Substance Abuse and Mental Health Case management, information and referrals, life skills, employment assistance, modified therapeutic community No St. Johnsbury (DOC - Lynn Bushey) 3
Saint Johnsbury NEKCA (Northeast Kingdom Community Action) - Judd South House 5 males Co-Occurring Substance Abuse and Mental Health Case management, Information referrals, life skills, employment assistance, modified therapeutic community Yes St. Johnsbury (DOC - Lynn Bushey) 3
Springfield Healthcare and Rehabilitation Services (HCRS) 2 males Mental Health and/or Substance Abuse Intensive case management, mental health & substance abuse support, vocational support, basic life/housing needs Yes Springfield (DOC - Rae Hirst) 2
Springfield Phoenix House 5 males Substance Abuse Recovery, Over age 21 Case management, recovery & educational groups, information and referrals Yes Bellows Falls (DOC - Rae Hirst) 2
Springfield Springfield Restorative Justice Center 3 beds, +3 annually males and females None Reentry support, case management, information and referrals, permanent housing Yes Springfield & Chester (DOC - Rae Hirst) 1&2
Springfield Springfield Supported Housing Program 3 males and females None Case management, life skills, tenancy education, referrals, personal enrichment and assistance with obtaining permanent housing No Springfield (DOC - Rae Hirst) 1

Total available beds in FY 16 = 337



In addition to funding beds and case management, DOC also funds assistance with housing search and retention. Department of Corrections' priority is to place offenders in permanent housing. Below is a list of grantees that provide housing placements.

Field Office Grantee Staff Available Special Requirements Services Provided Sex Offenders Accepted? Location DOC Contact Info
Bennington BROC (Bennington Rutland Opportunity Council) 1 Housing Specialist None Housing search and retention support, case management, information referrals, landlord/offender mediation, Renter 101 training curriculum No Bennington (DOC- Dan Charron)
Bennington UCS/BROC 1 Housing Specialist Mental Health and/or Substance Abuse Housing search and retention support, case management, information referrals, landlord/offender mediation, Renter 101 training curriculum No Bennington (DOC- David Jankowski)
Burlington Burlington Housing Authority 2 Housing Specialists On furlough with minimum 1 year until max, sign addendum to lease with landlord upon being housed, participation in housing retention services Housing search and retention support, case management, information referrals, landlord/offender mediation, Ready to Rent training curriculum Yes Burlington (DOC - Debbie Thibault)
Saint Johnsbury NEKCA (Northeast Kingdom Community Action) 1 Housing Specialist None Housing search and retention support, case management, information referrals, landlord/offender mediation, Renter 101 training curriculum Yes St. Johnsbury & Newport (DOC - Stu Gladding & Lane Chester)

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Directive 503.01 Transitional Housing