Community Outreach Teams

The Community Outreach Team (CREST) focuses on raising public awareness of mental health conditions and dementia, promotes early recognition of at-risk individuals, provides emotional support to individuals and their caregivers and links individuals to relevant health and social care services when necessary.

The Caregiver Community Outreach Team (CREST-Caregivers) focuses on caregivers who have or are at risk of developing depression, anxiety and burn-out due to their caregiving role. The team increases public awareness of caregiving concerns, promote identification of caregiver needs, supports caregivers in self-care and links caregivers up with support groups and counselling services where needed.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Clients or caregivers identified to be and at-risk of having mental health conditions and dementia. Residing in our service boundary in the constituencies of:
    • Canberra
    • Sembawang Central
    • Sembawang West
    • Woodlands
    • Yio Chu Kang

Key activities include:

  • Events, psychoeducational talks and workshops relating to mental health conditions and dementia
  • Mood and memory screening
  • Information & referral
  • Individualised casework & monitoring through home visits
  • Network and collaborate with community partners to enhance support for those with mental health conditions and dementia


Our Address:

740 Yishun Ave 5, Singapore 760740

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