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Older Adult Community Mental Health Teams

“Working together with patients, families, colleagues and the wider community for outstanding care which provides specialist mental health support to enable older people to live well and thrive.”

The Older Adult Community Mental Health Service now operates through 3 clinical pathways.

Mental Health Needs Team:

This is a countywide team who operate from 5 localities within Worcestershire. The team is split into a sub team of north and south to help with MDT’s as the size of the team is large. The service provides multi-disciplinary assessments, care planning, interventions and treatment for older adults with complex and/or enduring mental health needs (non-dementia).  The services promote recovery and independence for patients and also offer education and support for carers. The service is accessed through the Mental Health SPA or from Mental Health Inpatient Wards. The service is for people aged 65+.

Complex Dementia Care:

This is a countywide team who also operate from 5 localities within Worcestershire. The team is split into a sub team of north and south to help with MDT’s as the size of the team is large. The service provides multi-disciplinary assessments, care planning, interventions and treatment for older adults with complex dementia. The services promote recovery and independence as far as possible for patients and also offer education and support for carers. The service is accessed through the Mental Health SPA or from Mental Health Inpatient Wards. The service is for people of any age with Dementia.

Dementia Assessment and Support Team:

This service provides a comprehensive assessment and diagnostic service to ensure people have access to information and support at early and later stages of their diagnosis. The service also seeks to raise awareness and understanding of dementia among professionals and the public, which will facilitate informed and positive planning and preparation for the future. The service is accessed through GP referrals to the Mental Health SPA or from Mental Health Inpatient Wards. The service is for people of any age with a suspected dementia.

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Team bases:

Newhaven,Stourbridge Road
Bromsgrove
Worcestershire
B61 0BB
01527 488279

F Block, Kidderminster Hospital,
Bewdley Road, Kidderminster DY11 6RJ
01562 828815

Evesham Community Hospital
Waterside
Evesham
Worcestershire
WR11 1JT
01386 502449

Rowan House,
Osborne Road,
Malvern,
Worcester
WR14 1JE
01684 612763

Warndon Clinic
Cranham Drive
Worcester
WR4 9PA

01905 681715


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