Mental health services for people living in Residential Aged Care Facilities:
The Emotional Wellbeing for Older Persons (EWOP) program provides holistic mental health services for people living in Residential Aged Care Facilities.
- Residents who present with symptoms such as anxiety, low mood, loss of enjoyment or change in circumstances, sadness, isolation, etc.
- Residents who have a diagnosis of mental health illness or ‘at risk’ of developing a mental health illness if they do not receive treatment.
- Residents who are not being supported by Older Persons Mental Health Service (OPMHS)
Referral form can be completed by GP’s and RACF staff.
Phone: 0407008478 Ann Gaffney – EWOP Senior Program Manager/ RN