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The access team are the single point of entry into adult mental health services (age 16-65 years) in Tameside and Glossop.
The team receives all adult referrals from professionals into mental health services, to identify the most appropriate care pathway.
They provide a triage function and, if required, complete routine assessments to identify the most appropriate care pathway.
Individuals aged 65+ years who require specialist advice, support and treatment regarding serious mental illness.
The Specialist Perinatal CMHT supports women who experience high-risk mental health problems during and after pregnancy, and for their infant up to the age of one year. The team provides assessment, care and treatment including; the prevention, detection and management of maternal mental health problems that complicate pregnancy and the postpartum year.
DURING COVID 19
The OPT-in team, based at Wilshaw House Mental Health Information and Resource Centre, offer support to people affected by mental health issues by providing a range of social and activity groups in community settings throughout Tameside.