At Shanti Home, Greater Noida, Day care services are available. Day care services are for partially improved psychiatric patients with stable clinical state, discharged from psychiatric hospitals and rehabilitation units as well as the follow up patients from the OPD.
A multidisciplinary team consisting of psychiatrists, clinical psychologists, psychiatric social workers, occupational therapists, physiotherapists, psychiatric nurses and vocational trainers take part in treatment of the day care patients. The patients get trained in social and vocational skills. A structured working programme for patients consisting of individual and group sessions attending the day care centre is developed. It is planned to provide ‘Activity scheduling’, ‘Skills training’ and ‘Vocational training’ depending on patient’s functional status and aptitude. At present, vocational training activities include tailoring, art and craft, horticulture, candle making, screen printing, basic computer training and home care training etc. Placement options are also available in indicated cases.