Criminogenic Addiction Recovery Academy (CARA)

C&C staff hugs CARA graduateThe Sheriff and jail administration at Kennebec County Correctional Facility, in coordination with the Maine Board of Corrections, transformed the facility into a jail that specialized in intensively addressing substance abuse and criminal thinking.

In collaboration with Crisis & Counseling Centers, these departments launched a pilot program in August of 2010 for inmates with clear evidence of long-standing substance abuse and criminal behavior: the Criminogenic Addiction Recovery Academy.

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