Mental Health Services for Older People in Swale

What does it do?

Community Mental Health Teams for Older People(CMHTOP) provide a single point of entry to a number of mental health services to older adults. We also provide services to any individual with a diagnosis of dementia including adults under 65.

The teams assess a patients' needs and then offer appropriate services, including memory clinics for dementia, psychology services, day therapy services and outpatient clinics.The teams include nurses, occupational therapists, consultants and administrative staff.

Who it is for?

Older people in the Swale area.

Where it is available?

Local service (Swale).

What it costs:

The services are free of charge.

How to access or apply for it:

Referrals to the teams are made mainly through GPs and social services but some teams also accept self-referrals.

Southlands
Rook Lane
Bobbing
Sittingbourne
Kent
ME9 8DZ
Tel: 01795 845000
Fax: 01795 842788

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Info last updated:

19/10/2011
Provider

Community Mental Health Teams for Older People

Southlands Rook Lane, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME9 8DZ