Chronic/Severe Mental Illness

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    A number of mental or emotional conditions of a seriously debilitating nature which progress or do not respond positively to treatment over a period of time and which require adjustments on the part of the individual and his or her significant others, or long-term medication, to make daily functioning possible.

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    Case/Care Management ServicesThe Single Point of Access is a centralized intake process for referrals for high-intensity mental health services for children and adults who have been diagnosed with a serious mental illness and whose illness interferes with their ability to function. Case management services will assist individuals with serious mental illness to obtain needed medical, social, psychosocial, educational, financial, vocational and other needed services. Case managers monitor service delivery and respond to changes in a person's need. direct care is also provided through teaching, community integration, supportive counseling and crisis intervention.WarrenSINGLE POINT OF ACCESS (SPOA)MENTAL HEALTH DEPARTMENT- COMMUNITY SERVICES FOR WARREN AND WASHINGTON COUNTIES
    Housing ServicesThe Apartment Program provides 36 apartments located throughout Albany, some handicapped accessible, for people with serious mental illness. Residents acquire skills needed for independent living.AlbanyAPARTMENT PROGRAMEQUINOX
    Housing ServicesProvides a rental subsidy program for low income individuals with mental illness who are able to live independently.ClintonHELPING HANDS HOUSINGBEHAVIORAL HEALTH SERVICES NORTH (BHSN)
    Mental Health ServicesThe Community Residences at Genesis and Pearl Street offer a group home environment with 24-hour staff supervision. Short-term, focused skill development is provided in a home-like setting. Individual rehabilitation plans are developed which clarify need, chart a course of action and provide the framework to evaluate progress. Services available include crisis intervention, rehabilitation counseling, social and living skills development (money management, personal hygiene, food preparation, meal planning and recreation activities) symptom and medication management, community integration.WarrenRESIDENTIAL SERVICES COMMUNITY RESIDENCESMENTAL HEALTH DEPARTMENT- COMMUNITY SERVICES FOR WARREN AND WASHINGTON COUNTIES

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