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Floresco Evaluation Final Report

Timely access to a range of health and social services is crucial for managing mental health issues, however models of care are often fragmented and inadequate to address complex patient needs. The Floresco project is a community-based integrated service model that provides a holistic, person-centred, one-stop shop for clinical care and psychosocial support. Floresco involves […]

Floresco Centre service model evaluation Report released

Media Release Mental health is better together Adopting an integrated approach to mental health care can improve client outcomes despite logistical and other challenges, according to an evaluation by UQ’s Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research (QCMHR). QCMHR Research Officer Imogen Page said the three-year evaluation of the integrated service model at Aftercare’s Floresco Centre […]

Celebrating Mental Health – School Competition

At the beginning of October, Aftercare gave our local schools near our sites the opportunity to take part in celebrating Mental Health with a colouring and design competition.   Primary Schools were given colouring pages with book gift cards up for grabs! Senior Schools were asked to create their own design, with the winners design […]