Mental Health | Older People - Services in Tameside & Glossop

Tameside Memory Services Tameside

Etherow Building, Tameside General Hospital
Fountain Street
Ashton-under-Lyne
OL6 9RW
Tel: 0161 716 3449

We provide assessment and diagnosis of memory conditions, initiation and monitoring of Cholinesterase Inhibitor treatment for Alzheimer’s Disease, post diagnostic information and support via in-house sessions, referral and signposting to voluntary and other statutory services.

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Older People’s Secondary Care Psychological Therapies Service Tameside & Glossop

Etherow Building, Tameside General Hospital,
Fountains Sreet,
Ashton-Under-Lyne
OL6 9RW
Tel: 0161 716 3555

The service is for older people (generally 65 and over) within secondary care services. We previde a range of psychological services including various assessments and interventions. Psychological assessment, detailed neuropsychological assessment and psychological interventions are provided.

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Tameside Home Intervention Team - Older People Tameside & Glossop

Etherow Building, Tameside General Hospital
Fountain St
Ashton under Lyne
OL6 9RW
Tel: 0161 716 3400

We work with older adults who require intensive home support and treatment in order to avoid admission to an acute hospital bed and maintain the person within a community setting. The team also facilitates timely and safe discharge and follow-up from the older people's mental health inpatient wards (Summers & Hague Suites).

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Tameside RAID Older People Tameside & Glossop

1st Floor, Etherow Builidng, Tameside General Hospital
Fountain St
Ashton under Lyne
OL6 9RW
Tel: 0161 716 3717

The function of the Older People's RAID team is to support Tameside Hospital Foundation Trust with detection, assessment, treatment and care of older adults with mental health problems who are in an inpatient setting within the acute hospital. We also provide training on mental health issues for acute staff.

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Tameside Community Mental Health Team - Older People Tameside & Glossop

Etherow Building, 1st Floor, Tameside General Hospital
Fountain Street
Ashton under Lyne
OL6 9RW
Tel: 0161 716 3400

We provide multi-disciplinary assessment, treatment, intervention and care for older people who may be experiencing moderate to severe mental health problems. These may include depression, bi-polar disorder & psychosis. The team also offers a service to people with a diagnosis of dementia. This is also the Single Point of Entry for referrals for all parts of Older Peoples Mental Health Services in Tameside and Glossop

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Whittaker Day Hospital - Older People (Tameside) Tameside & Glossop

Etherow Building, Ground Floor, Tameside General Hospital
Fountain St
Ashton under Lyne
OL6 9RW
Tel: 0161 716 3445

The Whittaker Day Hospital which is based on the Tameside Hospital site offers specialist multi-disciplinary assessment and intervention/treatments for older adults with complex mental health needs.

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Summers Ward (Tameside) Tameside & Glossop

Etherow Building, Ground Floor, Tameside General Hospital
Fountain St
Ashton under Lyne
OL6 9RW
Tel: 0161 716 3710

Summers ward is an 11 bedded ward that provides inpatient assessment, risk management and treatment of older adults experiencing organic mental health problems (primarily dementia) who cannot be cared for in the community or other settings due to the intensity and expertise of the care required.

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Hague Ward (Tameside) Tameside & Glossop

Etherow Building, Ground Floor, Tameside General Hospital
Fountain St
Ashton under Lyne
OL6 9RW
Tel: 01617163673

Hague ward is a 14 bedded inpatient ward that provides assessment, risk management and treatment for Service Users with moderate to severe functional mental health problems (e.g. depression, bi-polar disorder, severe anxiety) who cannot be cared for in community settings due to the intensity and expertise of the care required. All accommodation is single en-suite rooms.

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