Provides home-based psychiatric assessment, treatment, and case management to clients over 65 years. Clients may have a psychiatric illness, and/or dementia with associated behaviours and are living in the defined catchment areas.
Live in the city of Greater Dandenong, Cardinia/Casey,Bayside, Kingston, Glen Eira (part), and Monash (part) local government areas.
Referrals maybe made by:
- General Practitioners
- Self referral
- Aged Care Assessment Teams
- Council support services
Involvement maybe relatively brief, but in other circumstances the team may remain involved over a longer period of time, providing support to consumers and carers through extended periods of illness and life change.