The Bernice Special Care Unit is a center for the clinically complex residents. This 32 bed community provides specialized care for male residents who have been diagnosed with mental illness and other related behavior disorders.

Our specialized unit offers the following services:

  • 24/7 Psychiatrist services
  • Regular monitoring of medications and side effects
  • Physician Coverage
  • Specialized Activities
  • In-House Psychiatrist visits Monthly

Some studies have indicated that 18-25 percent of older adults in the community have mental health needs. Mental Health/Aging Advocacy Project.) We recognize the unique individual needs of each resident who is experiencing mental illness and other related behavior disorders and provide the necessary services to enhance and maintain their cognitive functions.