Sanctions & Services
Probation Residential Services
Inpatient substance abuse treatment may be offered in lieu of all or part of a jail sentence for the substance-abusing offender. Once the offender is discharged after completing his/her treatment the center will recommend aftercare in his/her community, i.e., outpatient counseling, AA Meetings, the Williams House.
Outpatient and Intensive Outpatient Substance Abuse Services
Local service providers in each county provide outpatient and Intensive Outpatient Substance Abuse Services for eligible offenders.
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
The CBT Program is being offered in Alpena, Cheboygan, and Crawford County Jails for eligible offenders. This program provides a treatment approach for changing behaviors of individuals who have both problems of substance abuse and criminal behavior. The program is provided for 8 - 10 weeks in jail. Once the offender completes his/her sentence, the next phase of the CBT Program will be continued in his/her community.
The GED Program is being offered in the Alpena, Cheboygan, and Crawford County Jails and funding is also available regionally for testing within the community. This program addresses the education needs for moderate to high risk felony offenders who hope to obtain an education that will lead to gainful employment opportunities. Tutoring is available to the community at each MI Works! location.
Follow the link below to connect to community based adult education opportunities with MI Works!