Older People Continuing Care Inpatient Service

Services

SEPT Mental Health Services

Older People Continuing Care Inpatient Service

Continuing care inpatient services are provided for people over the age of 65 with a functional or organic mental illness.  The Trust has assessment inpatient services for elderly people in Bedfordshire and Luton.

Treatments and therapies include

  • Reminiscence
  • Art and crafts
  • Music therapy
  • Hand massage
  • Ball games
  • Church services

Who to Refer

  • People aged 65 years and over with a functional or organic mental illness
  • Referrals are also accepted for people under the age of 65 with early onset dementia following a full assessment of an individuals needs by a multi-disciplinary team

Resources

Website Resources

SEPT - Mental Health Services
http://www.sept.nhs.uk/Mental-Health.aspx



Last updated: 25/06/2012

Update due: 25/06/2013