Services

The VMHS is a registered charity, serving the mental health needs of people from Vietnam in the UK, services provided are:

  • Working in partnership with mainstream health/social care and other agencies to provide treatment, care and support to Vietnamese users and their families
  • Outreach and counselling services
  • Drop-in Day centres.
  • Support for carers and children of mentally ill parents
  • Supported accommodation for Vietnamese single man users
  • Supporting Vietnamese community organisations outside London to develop local mental health services
  • Training workers and interpreters on medical and psychiatry terminology
  • Training/education about mental health issues; health/social care systems to people from Vietnam
  • Training/information about Vietnamese culture and beliefs in mental health to health/social care professionals
  • Publishing booklets/leaflets in Vietnamese and Chinese on health/mental health issues, and bimonthly Health Newsletter