Day Hospitals for Older People

What is this service?

Older adults’ day hospitals offer multi-disciplinary assessment, care and treatment for people with complex mental health problems, aged 65 and over. Service users can attend for full days or specific group sessions depending on their needs. There is an individual approach with a clear focus on recovery.

How can I access the service?

The service is accessed by referral from GPs, Consultants, Community Nurses (CPNs), Community Mental Health Teams, Social Workers, Alzheimer’s Society, Inpatient services and the Memory Clinic.

Where is the service provided?

This service is provided at the following sites:

Birch Day Hospital
Bushey Fields Hospital
Bushey Fields Rd

Tel: 01384 324602