Community Services Programs

Mental Health Agency Licensing Standards; Crisis Residential Service Standards - Health


If food services are provided, the facilities for the preparation and serving of food shall be inspected and approved by the Department of Human Services.

  • CRS.9.A.
    If food is either prepared or served at the facility, then the agency shall either obtain a DHS Eating Establishment license or show written evidence from DHS indicating that they need no such license.
  • CRS.9.B.
    When the agency requires a DHS license, the agency's Eating Establishment license is current.

The agency shall have methods for obtaining on- or off-site medical services for all clients.

  • CRS.10.A.
    The agency defines in policy and procedure those medical services delivered on-site. For those medical services not provided on-site, letters of agreement and/or procedures for accessing medical service provider(s) are in effect.