New Older Persons’ Mental Health Unit Opens September 2012

The brand new facilities at the University Hospital Llandough (UHL) are nearing completion and the transfer will be going ahead in September.

The new unit provides purpose built accommodation for a number of services.  These include five inpatient wards for Mental Health Services for Older People, with separate wards for male and female patients with dementia, and also for those experiencing other mental health problems such as depression, anxiety etc.   There will also be an Assessment and Recovery Unit for older people with mental health problems.

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