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Wisconsin Department of Health Services

Community Forensics Program - Opening Avenues to Reentry Success (OARS)

The OARS program is a joint venture between the State of Wisconsin’s Department of Corrections (DOC) and Department of Health Services (DHS). The purpose of the program is to fund, coordinate, and administer quality reentry services to the highest need and risk based population of mentally ill offenders as they prepare for their release from prison and transition to the community.


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Last Revised: May 19, 2014