Testimonial: All of them seemed great in Hope Harbor. It is a terrific place. The nurse just "loved" my mom so much. It was what she needed and made me feel she was in good hands.

Hope Harbor History/Statistics

Service since June 2002
Operate independently
10 Bed unit
Average length of stay is 10-14 days
Geriatric patients exclusively, 62 & older

24-Hour Admissions/Intake services
Comprehensive medical & psychiatric evaluations
Individual & group therapy daily
Pastoral counseling
Community resource linkage
Serial testing for cognition, anxiety & depression
Neuropsychological testing if needed
Occupational & physical therapy

Safe environment
     -locked unit
Whirlpool tub baths or showers
Self selection of menu items for meals
Individualized care plans
     -Multi-disciplinary team
     -encouragement of family involvement
Patient/family education

We Are Prepared To Help Those Individuals Who Are Dealing With One Or More Of The Following:
Depression or Anxiety
Marked mood changes
Excessive feelings of anger or aggression
Sudden onset of forgetfulness &/or an inability to care for oneself
Seeing or hearing things that others do not see or hear
Issues related to changing health status, life roles & illness, disability, or concerns about personal safety

Who Can Make A Referral
The patient themselves
Primary care provider
Nursing care facilities
A loved one
Anyone concerned for the patients well being
Court committal if necessary

Hope Harbor Visiting Hours:
      2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
      6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Our Goal
Our goal is to enhance self-esteem and dignity, identify and emphasize abilities rather than disabilities and promote optimal independence.

Consistent with our holistic treatment philosophy, we focus on healing the mind, body and spirit.

For More Information, or to schedule a confidential, free screening; please call (712) 213.8656.