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Homeless Health Team

Aims and objectives of service

The aim of the Homeless Health Service is to offer comprehensive health assessment, appropriate treatment and stabilisation for citizens, including case management for people with long term conditions including a range of mental and physical healthcare and health assessments to homeless citizens, delivered by a team of specialist community nurses to determine their urgent and ongoing care needs.

Service description

Following assessment the team provide the appropriate acute nursing interventions to address the current health needs of the citizen and to identify any chronic conditions. Core services include:

The team also works closely with the local acute and mental health trusts (NUH and NHFT) to proactively identify homeless citizens and support their successful transfer of care into the community in liaison with hospital discharge co-ordinators.

Professionals within the service act as a specialist resources, offering the following support to health and social care colleagues:

Days/hours of operation

The Homeless Health Service is available between 8.00am and 5pm, Monday to Friday.

Referrals

The service shall operate an open referral / drop in service. Health and social care professionals seeking advice should contact the service directly

Opening hours and contact information

The Homeless Health Team can be contacted on Mon-Fri between 8.00am-5.00pm at:

The Meadows Health Centre
Room 84
1 Bridgeway Centre
Meadows
Nottingham
NG2 2JG

Tel. External: 0115 8831532

Population covered

The service shall be accessible to anyone who can be defined as homeless and is living within the greater Nottingham area (Nottingham City; Nottingham North and East; Nottingham West and Rushcliffe).

At a Glance:

Walk in

tel:

0115 883 1532

Accessing the Service

You can be referred by:

Walk in

Service availability

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