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 Whispering Hearts:
Since 2001, Whispering Hearts Family Service Centre (WHFSC) has been serving more than 30,000 households in Boon Lay, Nanyang and Pioneer Constituencies.
WHFSC focuses on providing holistic family-centric support to the residents comprising mainly of young families. WHFSC has established strong working relationships with its stakeholders to enhance the community capacity in supporting individuals and families through a systemic approach.