PA-SCL 9 - Aftercare and Follow-Up
When the need for aftercare has been identified the agency and the individual develop an aftercare plan.
Interpretation: While the decision to develop an aftercare plan is based on wishes of the indiividual, unless aftercare is mandated, the agency is expected to be proactive with respect to aftercare planning.
NA The agency provides permanent supported housing.
An aftercare plan is developed sufficiently in advance of case closing to ensure an orderly transition.
Aftercare plans identify services needed and desired by the individual and specify steps for obtaining identified services.
The agency takes the initiative to explore suitable resources and make contact with service providers when appropriate and with the permission of the person, family, or legal guardian.
The agency follows up on the aftercare plan, as appropriate, when possible, and with the permission of the individual.