Client Admission Requirements

For those interested in using our services, below are the minimum requirements in order to become a potential client:

  • Must have a documented diagnosis of mental retardation or developmental disability OR co-existing diagnosis of IDD and mental illness.
  • Must be informed of rights and scope of practice of the program/s at Blue Ridge Health Services.
  • Must anticipate assistance and potential for gain through participation in the program.
  • Must consent to admission.
  • Must have an Admission Assessment completed by a BRHS Qualified Professional.
  • Admission decision is made by the BRHS Director or Qualified Professional.