Older Person's Mental Health
A comprehensive inpatient and outpatient program for older people with mental health problems, including dementia with severe behavioural disturbances or other mental health issues.
The aims of the service are to provide comprehensive multidisciplinary assessment, treatment and management of each patient with a view to appropriate placement back into the community. Support for carers and community follow-up is an important aspect of the service.
Older Person's Mental Health Blog Posts:
A book about the history of HammondCare has inspired many to see the strategic importance of this independent Christian charity within Australian society.
There may have been plenty of fine horses on the television yesterday but it was the one that turned up in the wards at Greenwich Hospital who got the biggest cheer from patients.
HammondCare Chief Executive Dr Stephen Judd joined senior not-for-profit leaders in a forum on the future of charities in Australia, conducted by the University of Queensland's Business School.
HammondCare is highlighting the important role of Occupational Therapists during Occupational Therapy Week - October 21 to 27.