RISE is LCSO’s continuum of care initiative, created to serve citizens being released from the Leon County Detention Facility, Department of Corrections, Department of Juvenile Justice and the Federal Bureau of Prisons. RISE is a one-stop resource center with case managers focused on serving returning citizens.

Services offered:

  • identification documents
  • employment
  • education and training
  • housing assistance
  • substance abuse
  • mental health
  • legal services
  • financial assistance/money management
  • counseling
  • healthcare access
  • family reunification
  • video visitation

LCSO is partnering with dozens of community organizations, educational programs and local employers to provide these much-needed services. Our goal is to equip clients with everything they need to succeed in becoming productive members of our community.

To find out more about the RISE Center, call 850-606-3172.


RISE Center Testimonial


RISE Center grand opening