Grey Bruce Health Services

Site: Owen Sound Hospital

Service: Grey and Bruce Counties Behavioural Supports Ontario Mobile Team

Record #: GRE0154
Last Modified: 02 Feb 2022
Last Full Update: 02 Feb 2022

Description

Description (Service) Interdisciplinary team provides services and supports for older adults, their families and caregivers who are coping with or at risk for developing responsive behaviours associated with dementia, mental illness, addictions and other neurological conditions.

Services include:
  • assessment and screening
  • establishing a plan, implementing and evaluating care strategies
  • documenting and promoting effective communication between the person with responsive behaviours, their families, mobile team members, and all other care providers
  • short-term follow up
  • education and support to staff in long term care, hospital and the community, as well as families and other care partners

Service Details

Hours Mon-Sun 8 am-8 pm
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County
Eligibility Adults 65 years and older (unless dementia diagnosis is present) with responsive behaviors related to mental health, addictions, dementia, and/or related neurological conditions, living in long-term care homes or in community settings, and their caregivers.
Application Call for referral. Referral form completed by a health care professional or self-referral.
Languages English
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Owen Sound
Address & Map
Grey Bruce Health Services - Owen Sound
1800 8th St E, Unit 4-2
Owen Sound, ON N4K 6M9
Intersection 16th Ave and 8th St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 519-376-2121 ext 2436 or 2768
Fax 519-378-1478
Website southwest.behaviouralsupportsontario.ca/Services/Display/162142/Grey_and_Bruce_Counties_Geriatric_Behavioural_Response_Team
Primary Contact Charlotte Bumstead, Enhanced Psychogeriatric Resource Consultant, Grey Bruce Health Services; Email: cbumstead@gbhs.on.ca

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