RHD Delaware ACT – New Castle
The Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) Team is an interdisciplinary team that ensures a recovery-oriented system of care, with a full range of treatment functions, 24 hours a day, 7 days week. The program employs master’s and bachelor’s-level counselors, a registered nurse, a substance abuse specialist, a vocational specialist, a psychiatrist/APN, a peer support specialist, and program assistant. Team members work together with clients 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 part of the system of public services offered by Delaware DSAMH.