COATS - Bridging Support Referral
Exclusion criteria for COATS Bridging 
 
When is COATS bridging support not provided?
  • Bridging cannot be actioned when a client has no contact details.
  • Bridging cannot be provided when the AOD treatment episode has been closed.
  • Bridging is not available when the primary presenting problem is unstable mental health. In this instance bridging support will be offered once a mental health service has been contacted.  
  • Bridging cannot be provided when it has been identified that a child is at risk. In this instance bridging support will be offered once child protective services have been contacted.  
  • Bridging cannot be provided when there is an existing Case Management service in place i.e Reconnect.
 
Please contact The ACSO COATS Bridging Co-ordinator if you need to discuss any referrals.