Acceptance Criteria and Referral Guidelines
Clients who are not suitable for acceptance are those who have demonstrated aggressive behaviors in the recent past or who have been adjudicated delinquent of a felony offense involving acts of violence. Also, those individuals who require considerable levels of monitoring or who would otherwise be considered a security risk may also not be suitable for placement.
ALS requests that, at a minimum, the referral information include the following documents:
ALS accepts clients on a normal and emergency basis depending on the need of the referring agency. It is anticipated that referrals made on an emergency basis will come with a limited amount of information with the full complement of information to follow on a very timely basis.