Quality, Integrity, and Accountability in Community Corrections

General Guidelines

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Each of Kintock's day reporting and residential programs has a handbook that covers specific requirements, rules, and expectations. All program participants are required to receive a handbook and we strongly encourage the participants' families to obtain the appropriate handbook. Below are a list of general guidelines that are required within all Kintock programs.
  • Program participation is essential to receiving time in the community
  • Participants are only permitted to leave their assigned facility with written approval to only pre-approved destinations
  • Participants need to adhere to all curfews however, when arriving late to the pass destination or returning back to the facility, communication with center staff is mandatory.
  • Curfews are strictly enforced
  • Deviations from all and any pass is strictly prohibited without permission from center staff
  • Over the counter and prescribed medication needs to be reviewed by center staff prior to use and may not be prescribed to anyone other than the program participant.
  • Participants may not consume anything containing alcohol (i.e. mouth wash)
  • Participants may not consume poppy seeds
  • Participants are prohibited from handling or possessing sharp objects and/or any weapon
  • The possession of tools for employment needs to be preapproved by the assigned case manager
  • Residential participants are not permitted to have more than $50.00 cash in their possession
  • Residential participants may not be in possession of credit cards other than phone cards.
  • Residential participants may not be in the possession of any communication devices (i.e. cell phones)
  • Residential participants may not enter into a legal contract without center staff approval
  • Residential participants may not participate in research without center staff approval

PROHIBITED ACTS

  • FIGHTING
  • DRUG USE AND/OR POSSESSION
  • ALCOHOL USE AND/OR POSSESSION
  • CELL PHONE USE AND POSSESSION OF ANY COMMUNICATION DEVICE
  • GANG ACTIVITY
  • SMOKING IN UNAUTHORIZED AREAS
  • WILLFUL DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY
  • VIOLENCE OR THREATS OF VIOLENCE TO ANYONE
  • INAPPROPRIATE CONTACT WITH VISITORS
  • SEXUAL CONTACT IN THE FACILITIES
  • GAMBLING AT ANY TIME INCLUDING PLAYING THE LOTTERY
  • STEALING
  • LENDING OR BORROWING OF MONEY OR OTHER ITEMS
  • LYING TO STAFF
  • DEVIATION FROM WORK SITES OR PASSES
  • TAMPERING WITH SUBSTANCE ABUSE TESTING
  • INTERFERING WITH COUNTS OR RANDOM SEARCHES
  • FAILING TO RESPECT STAFF, OTHER PROGRAM PARTICIPANTS AND/OR VISITORS
  • VIOLATING ANY LAW
  • FAILING TO REPORT AN ARREST
  • TATTOOING, PIERCINGS, OR ALTERING ONES APPEARANCE WHILE A PARTICIPANT OF KINTOCK’s PROGRAMMING