Mental Health Services Acute Care Team Eastern Suburbs

Service Description

Provides telephone support and home visitations for people 18 years and older, experiencing acute symptoms of mental illness, such as psychosis. Works with the Community Mental Health Team, and provides after hours care. It includes support and monitoring in times of crisis and will do emergency mental health assessments in the community. There is education and support for families and carers affected by crisis.

Alternate Names: Randwick Hospital Acute Care Team

1800 011 511 (Intake), 02 9382 2222 (Main Hospital), 02 9382 2497 (Acute Care)

02 9382 0950

Princes of Wales Hospital, Euroa Centre, Barker St
Randwick, NSW, 2031

Hours of Operation

24 hour crisis line, Acute care team Mon-Fri 8:00am-10:00pm

Accessibility

Referral System

Self-referral or Doctor, mainly through intake line 1800 011 511

Service Fees

No

Languages (other than English)

English, Russian, Spanish

Disability Access

Yes. Ramp, Lift, Wheelchair access

Organisational Information

Area Served

South Eastern Sydney LHD

Parent Organisation

South Eastern Sydney LHD

Other Information

Volunteering Opportunities

No

Last Updated: 8 May 2020