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Care Coordination Services


Transition Case Management (TCM): Consumer is: a.) Transitioning back into the community from an Article 28 hospital (ECMC or Kaleida-BGH) or a county correctional setting (Erie County Holding Center/Erie County Correctional Facility) or b.) Enrolled in Mental Health Court. Needs should be of an acute or urgent nature, and manageable within an approximate 6 month period. (See criteria listed on referral assessment form). Referral procedures established within facilities
TRANSITION CASE MANAGEMENT (TCM)
Buffalo Federation of Neighborhood Centers, Inc.
97 Lemon Street
Buffalo NY 14204

Contact: Ricardo Herrera
Telephone 885-2393
For individuals leaving the Erie County Holding Center or Erie County Correctional Facility
Horizon Health Services
Contact: Mikal Morris
Telephone: 609-1199
For individuals enrolled in Mental Health Court
Lake Shore Behavioral Health
430 Niagara Street
Buffalo, NY 14201

Contact: Cathy Laughlan
Telephone: 842-0440, ext.24
For individuals being discharged from Kaleida Buffalo General Hospital
Spectrum Human Services
1280 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14209

Contact: Amy Millard
Telephone: 832-1251
For individuals being discharged from Erie County Medical Center or released from Erie County Holding Center/Correctional Facility
Intensive Case Management/Care Coordination: Consumer's needs are chronic in nature, and a longer term or more intensive level of care coordination is needed. (See referral assessment form for criteria). Referrals are made directly to programs.
INTENSIVE CASE MANAGEMENT (ICM)
New Options Buffalo Federation of Neighborhood
570 Forest Avenue
Buffalo NY 14222

Contact:
Robert Cannata
Telephone: 884-2903/Fax: 884-2906
Primarily for individuals with mental health issues requiring enhanced community services.
SPECTRUM CARE COORDINATION (SCC)
Spectrum Human Services
1280 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14209

Contact: Amy Millard
Telephone: 832-1251/Fax: 832-1271
Primarily for individuals with mental health issues requiring enhanced community services.
ASSERTIVE COMMUNITY TREATMENT (ACT)
Lake Shore Behavioral Health
430 Niagara Street
Buffalo NY 14201

Contact:
Cathy Laughlin
Telephone: 856-2587/Fax: 856-2608
Mobile mental health treatment required due to inability to link with traditional treatment & has no other successful linkages. Has not been successful with previous Care coordination programs.
Spectrum Human Services
1280 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14209

Contact: Liz Haley
Telephone: 842-6713
 
ASSERTIVE COMMUNITY TREATMENT (ACT-CS)
Community Services for the Developmentally Disabled
2180 Genesee Street
Buffalo NY 14211

Contact:
Deborah Derry
Telephone: 896-2180
For individuals who are dually diagnosed mentally ill/mentally retarded or mentally retarded/ developmentally disabled with severe behavioral problems.

ASSISTED OUTPATIENT TREATMENT (AOT): For individuals who meet the specific criteria under Kendra's Law, and may need mandated services after other alternatives have been diligently attempted.

ASSISTED OUTPATIENT TREATMENT PROGRAM (AOT)
Erie County Department of Mental Health
95 Franklin Street, Room 1237
Buffalo NY 14202
Contact: Carolyn Camm
Telephone: 858-7059/Fax: 858-7558