Report 2020-103 Recommendation 6 Responses
Report 2020-103: California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation: It Has Poorly Administered the Integrated Services for Mentally Ill Parolees Program, and With Current Funding Cuts, It Must Find Ways to Transition Parolees to County Services (Release Date: August 2020)
Recommendation #6 To: Corrections and Rehabilitation, Department of
To determine whether parolees with mental illness who have housing needs are receiving necessary services and support during their parole terms, Corrections should review its processes for connecting these individuals to county services by establishing a timeline for conducting reviews regularly, but at least every three years. Corrections should develop its plan by July 2021 and include at least the eight counties formerly served by the integrated services program. Corrections should complete its first review by December 2021.
6-Month Agency Response
Establish a timeline for conducting reviews regularly, but at least every 3 years, and include at least the eight counties formerly served by the integrated services program.
To initiate after recommendations 1, 2, 4, and 5 are complete.
- Estimated Completion Date: 8/2021
- Response Date: March 2021
California State Auditor's Assessment of 6-Month Status: No Action Taken
60-Day Agency Response
Timeline pending completion of CAP items #1, #4, and #5. 07/2021
First review to initiate after CAP item #5 is complete. 12/2021
- Estimated Completion Date: 12/2021
- Response Date: October 2020
California State Auditor's Assessment of 60-Day Status: No Action Taken
Agency responses received are posted verbatim.