How day services can meet government targets of social inclusion and recovery while retaining buildings‐based services

Katie Wilkinson (Rowley/Tipton Community Mental Health Team, Sandwell Mental Health and Social Care NHS Foundation Trust, UK)
Alun Walters (Blanaeu Gwent Community Mental Health Team, Aneurin Bevan Health Board, UK)
Anne Crawford‐Docherty (Sandwell Mental Health and Social Care NHS Foundation Trust, UK)

Mental Health and Social Inclusion

ISSN: 2042-8308

Publication date: 9 November 2010

Abstract

This article describes the approach to modernisation of adult mental health day services taken in Sandwell, which retains a building‐based element to provide for attachment and belonging, while developing community‐based models that promote social integration and recovery.

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Wilkinson, K., Walters, A. and Crawford‐Docherty, A. (2010), "How day services can meet government targets of social inclusion and recovery while retaining buildings‐based services", Mental Health and Social Inclusion, Vol. 14 No. 4, pp. 40-47. https://doi.org/10.5042/mhsi.2010.0622

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Emerald Group Publishing Limited

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