KEEP Program @ Rikers Island
|Category:||Substance Abuse Mental Health Programs|
Methadone maintenance program for people incarcerated at Riker's Island. Participants in the program are maintained on a dose of methadone for the extent of their incarceration at Rikers, averaging 39 days, after which they are referred to participating community methadone treatment programs.
|Phone:||Phone: 347-774-7864 or 718-546-6250
|Address:||Riker's Island Jail|
|Eligibility:||The criteria for entering the KEEP program are strict. The inmate must be diagnosed by a Rikers physician as a narcotics addict and must be serving either one year or less at Rikers or be a pretrial detainee charged with a misdemeanor.|
|Updated:||October 28, 2015 14:42|