Homeless Outreach Psychiatric Service
The Homeless Outreach Psychiatric Service (HOPS) team works with adult clients aged 25-64 years who are experiencing mental illness and homelessness or are at risk of homelessness. We provide a range of services including specialist psychiatric treatment and interventions, assertive outreach and intensive support.
Clinical service overview
Our team provides:
- Psychiatric assessment and treatment
- Clinical case management
- Family and carer support
- Specialist allied health interventions
The HOPS team also works in partnership with local homeless services Sacred Heart Mission and Launch Housing South Bank. We provide secondary consultation and assessment to clients accessing these services.
Our team includes a consultant psychiatrist, psychiatric registrar, occupational therapist, social worker and psychiatric nurses.
Refer your patient
Call or fax your referral
We accept phone referrals for this service via the Navigations Intake Team.
- Phone (03) 9076 9888
- After hours emergency 1300 363 746
Special referral instructions
Clients must be aged between 25-64 years and live locally.
|Monday||St Kilda Rd Clinic||8.00am - 4.30pm|
|Tuesday||St Kilda Rd Clinic||8.00am - 4.30pm|
|Wednesday||St Kilda Rd Clinic||8.00am - 4.30pm|
|Thursday||St Kilda Rd Clinic||8.00am - 4.30pm|
|Friday||St Kilda Rd Clinic||8.00am - 4.30pm|
- Dr Viola Luk: Psychiatry
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