Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) is a comprehensive community-based treatment program for individuals with severe and persistent mental illness. Services are provided by a team of a multi-disciplinary mental health professionals who provide treatment, rehabilitation and support services to individuals within the community.
The ACT Team consists of the following staff:
- Psychiatric nurses
- Substance abuse specialist
- Housing specialist
- Vocational specialist
- Peer specialist
- Mental health workers
The team is available to provide services to individuals 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year.