State Correctional Programs

MO DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS RESIDENTIAL PAROLE (RPP), Since 1970:

How to get in:  By referral of participant’s Institutional Parole Officer or Missouri Probation & Parole Officer.  Applicants must be a probationer or parolee residing in central Missouri.

Focus:  Compliance with the conditions of probation & parole and/or the court’s special conditions.

Services:  Must live at Reality House in dorm room setting with 24/7 supervision.  Only allowed out of the facility for work, school, medical appointments, or other Case Manager approved activities.  Must attend a weekly Case Manager meeting.  Bunk bed & bedding, towel, 3 meals, personal hygiene supplies if indigent, and random breath & random urinalysis testing.  Van transportation to and from nearby bus stop is available.  Weekend passes and visitation can be earned if pre-approved by staff.

Location: 1900 Prathersville, Columbia, Missouri 65202.

Length of Stay:  Determined by Probation & Parole, usually 30-90 days.

Fees:  None, but must deposit 30% of gross paycheck into a savings account for housing upon discharge.