Aged Psychiatry Services
Aged Psychiatry Service provides continuing care services for consumers aged 65 and over with existing complex mental illness and those who develop a mental illness later in life. We provide specialist psychiatric assessment, risk assessment, treatment and case management for aged consumers experiencing mental illness.
Clients with dementia
Aged Psychiatry Service offers assessment and intervention for clients with Dementia who also have a mental illness. We offer a crisis response risk assessment, medication advice and secondary consultation.
Behavioural interventions for behaviours and psychological symptoms (BPSD) associated with dementia are provided by Dementia Support Australia. Call 1800 699 799
Eligibility criteria - aged 65 and over with complex mental illness or dementia with a mental illness.
Inquiries and referrals - ph 42155720 during business hours. Ph 1300 094187 outside of business hours.
Last Modified: Tuesday, 09 August 2022
Address: De Forrest House, McKellar Centre, Ballarat Road, North Geelong
Hours: 8.30am to 5.00pm, Monday to Friday
Car Parking: Parking available, free for the first 3.5 hours. For additional free visitor parking, please see Reception
Phone: 03 4215 5720
After Hours: 1300 094 187