Adult Residential Programs – Morris County

CHAMP Program

CARE AND HOPE AT Morris Plains

The CHAMP (Care and Hope at Morris Plains) Program provides residential treatment services for people who are diagnosed with a chronic mental illness.

Highlights

  • Assists people who are diagnosed with a mental illness in their transition from hospitalization back into the community
  • Provides up to 24 hours of daily supervision in order for the consumer to remain stable in the community
  • Located on grounds of Greystone Park Psychiatric Hospital
  • Two levels of care offered:
    • A+ Level – 24/7 support and supervision
    • B Level – minimum of 4 hours of support and supervision per day

Details

CHAMP’s on-site inter-disciplinary team includes an on-site psychiatrist, primary care physician, and nurse; licensed social workers; dietitian; benefits counselor; home health aides; and mental health professionals.

Program Specifics

  • Individually tailored rehabilitation plans
  • Intensive personal care services
  • Medication monitoring
  • Nutritional assessments
  • Recreational outings
  • Family support and education
  • Transportation to medical appointments, day programs, and 12 Step Programs
  • Referral to community resources and services

Eligibility Criteria

  • Currently receiving care at one of New Jersey’s State Psychiatric Hospitals (Greystone Park Psychiatric Hospital patients usually given priority admission)
  • Affected by Axis I psychiatric diagnosis (primary)