The following COVID-19 admissions protocol are in effect until further notice. Our medical team is prioritizing admissions of clients who have been under care at other inpatient facilities that provide ongoing clinical observation for a minimum of 14 days. A COVID-19 CDC screening question checklist must be completed by the transferring medical provider and possible COVID-19 test results no more than 5 days prior to SCI acceptance.
The Admissions Office accepts requests for admission from clients themselves, from concerned family members, and from referral agencies such as detoxification units, outpatient clinics, or inpatient rehabilitation programs.
In order to be accepted for admission into the shelter and/or treatment program at St. Christopher’s Inn, you must meet the following criteria:
- Aged 18 or over
- Medically Stable
- Psychiatrically Stable
- Financially Cleared (Treatment Payment Options)
If you are currently not in a treatment program, and you are seeking admission to St. Christopher’s Inn, please contact one of our intake coordinators at one of these numbers:
You can also email us at SCIAdmissions@AtonementFriars.org for more information.
If you are being referred for admission to St. Christopher’s Inn by another agency such as a detoxification unit, an inpatient rehabilitation program, or a crisis center, please have a staff member at the referring agency complete the forms attached below. The more information provided the better to ensure a timely scheduled bed date if the client is deemed appropriate for treatment.