RHD Delaware ACT – New Castle
The Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) Team is a service provided by an interdisciplinary team that ensures a recovery oriented system of care is available 24 hours a day, 7 days per week and is prepared to carry out a full range of treatment functions wherever and whenever needed. The program employs master’s and bachelor’s level counselors, registered nurse, substance abuse specialist, vocational specialist, psychiatrist/APN, peer support specialist, and a program assistant to provide these services in the community. The members of the team work together with the individuals served to promote symptom stability and appropriate use of medication; restore personal, community living and social skills; promote and maintain physical health; establish access to entitlements, housing, work and social opportunities; and promote and maintain the highest possible level of functioning in the community. This program is funded by, and is part of the system of public services offered by Delaware DSAMH.