Our Mission
Empowering Persons with Disabilities to improve quality of life and become proactive members of society

by expanding the network of sustainable Community-Based Programs and facilities in the Bicol Region

and nationwide.
Simon Of Cyrene @ 2015
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Address : 286 Baņag, Daraga, Albay, PHILIPPINES 4501
Phone     : +63 (052) 483 - 4195 | 742-0170
Email       : sccrdfi@yahoo.com.ph

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MENTAL HEALTH

A new component of Simon's CBR programming facilitating the promotion and advocacy for the early identification and assessment of mental illness, by means of public education campaigns, and supporting referral processes to detect, prevent and treat those suffering mental health problems.

OBJECTIVES:

  • Promote mental well being through public education campaigns; what is mental health, why it is important and how to attain it.
  • Improve the mental health state of the community by preventing, detecting and treating mental health problems and mental illness

SERVICES:

  • Referral of Persons with Psychosocial Disability

HOW THE PROGRAM IS BEING IMPLEMENTED:

Area Selection

  • High prevalence of mentally ill cases
  • Presence of existing survey of mentally impaired identified
  • Depressed Barangay/area

Community Entry

  • Orientation with municipal and Barangay levels to raise awareness within the community
  • Lobbying for allocation of funds to support project services

Identification Phase

Clients identified through referral from the following:

  • CBRV/Ws, BHWs, Brgy. Officials, concerned agencies
  • CBR Coordinators
  • Family and other community members

Admission Phase

  • Make Individual Rehab Plan with the assistance of the Social Worker
  • Submission of other requirements: Social Case Study Report, Medical Certificate, Photo (whole body), Birth Certificate (photocopy)
  • Orientation on Mental Health goals, family support groups, roles and responsibilities

Implementation/Intervention Phase Services

  • Health Care
  • Medicines
  • Rehabilitation process of the mentally impaired

Final Assessment; reassessment /evaluation of individual rehabilitation plan