La Posada: Progress Foundation
information provided by: San Francisco Mental Health Services
La Posada is a Spanish-language capacity ADU (Acute Diversion Unit) which operates in a social rehabilitation model. This program provides a 24-hour alternative to hospitalization and accepts referrals from psychiatric emergency programs and inpatient units. La Posada is a short-term crisis residential program (up to two weeks) for voluntary adults 18 and older requiring a highly structured and supervised setting due to current acute symptoms of mental illness. Services include individual and group counseling, crisis intervention, assessment for the next level of treatment, peer support, activities of daily living, ambulatory medical support, medication support, and referrals to social services, housing and community treatment.
Record last updated: Mar 4 2009 4:44PM