Imagine The Possibilities took over operations of the county-owned Andrew Jackson Care Facility building, obtaining licensure to operate a Residential Care Facility for Persons with Mental Illness (RCF/PMI) in November 2012. The RCF/PMI program offers an assortment of services both in-house and through local community resources to adults with cognitive disabilities and behavioral issues who require licensed residential services for person with mental illness. Andrew Jackson Care is a licensed 16 bed facility and utilizes trained staff to provide each individual with the support, training, and rehabilitation needed to progress to a less restrictive living arrangement. Services are based on the individualâ€™s needs, including assessment evaluation, medication administration, crisis management, behaviors management, etc. Individuals are also given opportunities to access the community by attending a wide variety of community activities and employs a full time Activity Coordinator who directs both in-house and community activities . Andrew Jackson Care also offers daily skill building groups such as: coping personal self-help, independent living, community living, social, money management, anger management, illness management and recovery, medication education, and recreational and leisure skill building.
Individuals appropriate for services offered by the RCF/PMI must be at least 18 years of age and have a primary diagnosis of chronic mental illness. Individuals meeting the above criteria and having a secondary diagnosis of moderate, mild, or borderline intellectual disability, developmental disability, physical disability (but must be ambulatory), and/or substance abuse/dependence may also be appropriate for this residential service.
Questions regarding our RCF/PMI Program? Please contact Imagine the Possibilities today!