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Severe Behaviour Response Teams (SBRT)

Phone/email based service

Phone: 1800 699 799

Web: www.dementia.com.au

Description: A national free service funded by the Australian Government and operated and administered by Dementia Support Australia. The SBRT are a mobile workforce available to provide timely expertise and advice to Commonwealth funded approved Residential Aged Care Facilities, Multi-Purpose Services, or Flexibly Funded Services requiring assistance. They include nurse practitioners, nurses, allied health and specialist staff and address the needs of people with severe and very severe Behavioural and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia (BPSD).

Hours: 24 hours

Area Served: National

Keywords: Dementia; Older People; Carers; Phone or Web Information Services; Health Information Services; People with a Disability; Crisis Counselling

Parent Organisation: Dementia Support Australia

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