Mersey Care

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Mersey Care provides specialist inpatient and community mental and physical health services for adults and children over the age of 10 years. Specialist services also support individuals with acquired brain injury, learning disabilities and addiction. There are placement opportunities in Merseyside teams with expertise in the following areas;

    • Assessment of care needs, mental capacity, risk assessment,
    • Crisis Resolution Home Treatment
    • Safeguarding Vulnerable Adult investigations on behalf of Liverpool City Council
    • Emergency Response
    • Intermediate Care
    • Criminal Justice Liaison and Diversion services for adults and children aged ten years
    • Medium/High secure Hospitals/Clinics

Please find below a video of some of our social workers, on their experience of working in the Merseycare teams: