Presentation on theme: "L ivingstone H ouse Application Form for Livingstone House It would be helpful if you would fill this form in as clearly and completely as possible. All."— Presentation transcript:
L ivingstone H ouse Application Form for Livingstone House It would be helpful if you would fill this form in as clearly and completely as possible. All information on this form will be treated in a secure and confidential manner in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 Feel free to telephone the Admissions Department at Livingstone House if you have any queries or need some advice, and we will do our best to help. The more accurately and completely you fill in this form, the sooner your application can be processed. Please return this form to the address below. Thank you. Learning to live with self, with hope and achieving freedom RESIDENTIAL TREATMENT AFTERCARE DETOXIFICATION FIRST STAGE PRIMARY SECONDARY CARE RE-ENTRY LIFE SKILLS SPIRITUAL GUIDANCE WORKING RECOVERY FAMILIES CODEPENDENCY ISSUES COMPREHENSIVE PHYSICAL MENTAL AND SPIRITUAL CARE Head Office : Livingstone House, 290 Mansel Road, Small Heath, Birmingham, B10 9NN Tel & Fax : Mobile : Charity Comm Reg No :
Basic Information About You Full Name :Date of Birth :Sex: M/F If you would prefer to be known by another first name, what is it ? Current Address : Post Code : Daytime telephone: Nationality: Ethnic origin: Four auditing purposes, we are asked by Health Authorities to record the ethnic origin of those we treat. The categories are those used in the UK census. We would be grateful if you would circle the category that describes you best. White BritishWhite & Black CaribbeanIndian/Indian British Black Caribbean Black Caribbean/Black Caribbean BritishWhite Irish White & Black African Pakistani Black African/African British Other White White and Asian Bangladeshi Other Black/British Other Mixed Other Ethnic Other Asian/Asian British Chinese Currently are you single ?Or in a partnership or marriage relationship ? How many children (including step children) do you have ? How many are under 18 and directly dependent on you ? How many are currently living with you ? Are you currently : employed/unemployed/student/full time home maker If working, what is your occupation or business ? If unemployed, how long have you been so ? What was you main occupation in the past ? What is your GPs name, address and telephone number ? Which Local Authority area do you live in ? If you have a Care Manager, what is his/her name, address and telephone number ? Have you ever had a Community Care Assessment ?YES/NO
PLEASE SIGN THIS AUTHORITY FOR RELEASE OF INFORMATION TO ENABLE THIS APPLICATION TO PROCEED I hereby give permission for all care professionals with whom I have been involved to release to Livingstone House any relevant information which may be required. Livingstone House may release to my Local/Health Authority such details as may be required to apply for funding. On my discharge I accept that reports may be sent to all care professionals involved in my care to support my continuing recovery. Please sign here :Print name :Date : About Your Problem What is your main problem substance ? (eg : alcohol, heroin) Has your main substance changed ? (eg: I used to have a heroin problem, now I have an alcohol problem). Please describe : Would you consider yourself to be an addict ? Would you consider yourself to be an alcoholic ? How old were you when you started to drink alcohol ? How old were you when you started to use drugs ? For the following section, please tick all the boxes that apply to you. If you regularly use any drug that isn’t mentioned (eg : ecstasy, hallucinogens, solvents or steroids) please name these under “Other”. I use this I have problems connected to my use of this I feel I use this too much or too often I use this much I use it this often I have used it for.. (how long) Alcohol Opiates (heroin, methadone) Cocaine/crack Cannabis Amphetamines Tranquillisers Sedatives Prescribed medication Other
More About You What are the most important life problems that you are facing that are connected to you alcohol or drug problem ? Are you currently receiving counselling or medical help with your problem ? Please describe Have you been through a treatment programme or course before ? Please describe Have you attended self-help groups such as Alcoholics Anonymous or Narcotics Anonymous (AA/NA) ? Did you attend regularly and do you find this kind of support helpful ? Why do you want to come to Livingstone House ? Why do you want to stop drinking or using ? What do you know about the treatment process ? Our treatment is aimed at a recovery based on abstinence from all drugs and alcohol How do you feel about this ?
About Your Medical History So that we can help you come off drugs or alcohol as safely and as comfortably as possible, there are certain things that our General Practitioner/Mental Health Nurse needs to know. Answering “yes” to any of the following questions does not mean that you will not be accepted for admission. We need as much relevant information as possible to ensure that your treatment is safe and successful. Please list your current prescribed medications : Are you currently under any kind of medical care ? If yes, please give details : Have you ever been admitted to hospital ? If yes, why ? Have you ever been treated for a psychiatric illness? If yes, why ? Have you ever attempted to harm yourself ? If yes, please let us know when and how : Have you ever had an eating disorder ? If yes, is this currently active ? Have you any painful conditions ? If yes, please give details : Do you have mobility problems ? (eg: walking etc) If yes, please give details : Do you have any infections that may be contagious? If yes, please give details : Are you waiting for any medical investigations, procedures or appointments ? If yes, please give details : YesNo If you are currently being treated for a psychiatric or blood borne virus related illness, please give details about the specialist and return it with the application form. Thank You
About Your Current Legal Situation Do you have a Probation Officer ? If Yes, please give his/her and contact details : Do you have any outstanding legal issues ? If Yes, are you : On bail ? On probation ? On parole ? On a suspended sentence ? On a deferred sentence ? On a DTTO (drug testing and treatment order) ? On a condition of residence ? Awaiting charges ? Awaiting Trial ? Awaiting Sentencing ? In there is anything else you would like use to know, please write it here : YesNo
How Will Your Treatment Be Paid For ? Please indicate which of the following applies to you I will be paying for my own treatment My family will be paying for my treatment I will be contributing toward my treatment from my benefits I have private medical insurance Please indicate with whom : BUPA PPP Royal and Sun Alliance CIGNA Other My employer will be paying for my treatment Please give your employer’s details and a contact name : My Probation Officer is arranging to pay for my treatment My Care Manager is arranging to pay for my treatment If you need assistance to obtain funding for your treatment and have not yet contacted Social Services, please contact the Admissions Department at Livingstone House ( ) and the staff there will do their best to advise you on how to proceed. Please feel free to contact this department during office hours for help or advice about your admission to treatment.