“I made some really bad choices in life but I couldn’t imagine having my baby in jail. Thanks to Santa Maria, my baby and I are together and I’m getting the treatment I need.” Alicia

WHO is a 180 day program that is a treatment alternative to incarceration for women with substance use disorders who meet specific program criteria and are either pregnant, post partum or have serious health issues. Clients participate in a variety of classes designed to address chemical dependency, criminal thinking, life skills, relapse prevention, parenting, anger management and women’s issues. COPSD, Family counseling, family education and individual education are also a part of the program.

Referrals required from Harris County Community Supervision and Corrections

For more information:

Sharon Perkins
Senior Director of Criminal Justice Programs
(713) 691-0900
sperkins@santamariahostel.org

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