Community Intervention Team or, COMIT provides assessment, counselling, therapy, case management and psychoeducation support for clients with mental health issues and dementia, including their caregivers. With the assessment, the team develops individualised care plans for clients or link up the clients with other more suitable services.
Caregivers will be provided with the appropriate assessment and intervention such as psychoeducation, training, support and support group.
COMIT works closely with the Community Engagement Teams, General Practitioners, Polyclinics and other community partners to provide holistic care to clients.
It is one of the programmes under the Community Mental Health Masterplan developed by the Agency for Integrated Care (AIC), together with the Ministry of Health (MOH).
Cost may be imposed for some of the services. For eligible clients, the service providers will advise the approximate cost of service upon assessment.
About Viriya Community Services (VCS):
Viriya Community Services (VCS) was established on 8 March 2001 as a social service agency organisation. Our principal activities are aligned with our vision ‘Caring for you; enhancing quality of life‘ and our mission to promote fulfilling lives. With these values in mind, we are committed to provide quality social services with the right effort and compassion, and make a positive and sustainable impact to the society. We provide community-based family services, community mental health and health services, community development programmes and specialist services, including psychotherapy, psychological services, grief and bereavement support services, patient and caregiver counselling services, and employee assistance programmes.