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Wisconsin Resource Center

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The Wisconsin Resource Center (WRC) is administered by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services in partnership with the Wisconsin Department of Corrections.  WRC is a specialized mental health facility established as a prison under s. 46.056, Wisconsin Statutes.  

The facility operates as a secure treatment center and is managed by the Division of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services.  The budgeted capacity of WRC is 344 male inmates, plus 41 female inmates transferred from Wisconsin Department of Corrections (DOC) Division of Adult Institution prisons for mental health care.

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Last Revised:  September 19, 2013