Multiple and Complex Needs Model (MACNM) information sheet


This is the information sheet on the Multiple and Complex Needs Model (MACNM) service for health professionals.

The MACNM service is a time-limited specialist service for individuals 16 years and older identified as having multiple and complex needs, often including those individuals who are vulnerable and who pose a risk to themselves and/or to the community.

The aim of the service is to support a client to increase stability, quality of life and independence by providing assessment, care planning, cross sector service coordination and positive behaviour support.  Support is holistic and based on the needs and circumstances of the client.