Referrals for placement at the Mel-
rose Place must be made with the
approval from the Beaver County
Behavioral Health. In order to con- Melrose Place
tact BCBH for an 698 Melrose Avenue
intake appointment, please call : Ambridge, PA 15003
Phone (724) 266-7941
Fax (724) 266-7942
After setting up an appointment
with BCBH, please contact one of
the Supportive Services locations
Phone (724) 266-7941 Supportive Services, Inc. /
Harbor Point Housing, Inc.
Or Supportive Services, Inc. (Administrative Office)
1702 7th Avenue
P.O. Box 758
Supportive Services, Inc. Beaver Falls, PA 15010
Administrative Office Phone: 724-847-2103
Phone (724) 847-2103 Fax: 724-847-2686
Website : www.supportiveservicesinc.org
Melrose Place —A subsidiary of Supportive Services / Harbor Point Housing, Inc.
Services Provided Criteria for clients at Melrose Place
All residents must be homeless at admis-
at Melrose Place sion and authorized for services through
Melrose Place is a Supportive Ser-
vices, Inc. facility that is licensed as a Beaver County Behavioral Health
Provides a pleasant, structured atmos- (BCBH).
personal care home through the De-
phere where personal growth and inde-
partment of Public Welfare. Melrose Each applicant must currently be in
pendence are encouraged through es-
Place has round the clock staffing in treatment for a mental health and/or co-
tablishing individual goals which are up-
place to provide assistance and en- occurring disorder.
dated during scheduled reviews.
couragement towards personal re- A preadmission screening must be com-
Assist clients with their activities of daily
covery. Emphasis is on the defini- pleted within 30 days prior to or on the
living skills while helping them to achieve
tions of home and care as “a place of day of admission in order to assist in
their highest level of independence
residence or refuge and comfort” determining if the applicant’s needs can
within ability level.
with “responsibility for or attention be met by the personal care home.
Provides group activities for all clients
to health, well-being, and safety.” A medical evaluation (MA-51) form must
with additional staff encouragement and
be completed by the resident’s primary
assistance to participate in programs or
care physician within 30 days of admis-
community involvement based on abili-
sion and at least yearly thereafter.
ties and interests.
The administrator will ensure a written
Prepares balanced meals in accordance
initial assessment is completed within 15
with dietary guidelines established to
days of admission. The assessment is
meet the dietary needs of clients while
updated annually or upon significant
considering personal choices of clients.
change in the resident’s condition.
Follows up on all psychiatric and medical
Within 30 days of admission, staff will
appointments & treatment in order to
complete and implement a support plan.
assure wellness and continuity of care.
The resident and his/her designated per-
Assist clients with transportation to and son are encouraged to participate in the
from appointments plan’s development. This support plan
and programs as shall be revised within 30 days of each
needed. updated written assessment.