Occupational Therapy... to achieve optimum function & independence

Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy refers to assessment and treatment through the specific use of selected activity. This is designed by the occupational therapist and undertaken by those who have a temporary or permanent disability. The purpose is to prevent disability, to improve health and to help the person to his or her needs by achieving optimum function and independence.

Occupational Therapy Services can provide:

  • Clinical assessment
  • Treatment
  • Therapy or
  • Information

They can be provided separately or in combination with other Ourcare Services.

These services may also be accessed by clients who require:

  • Assessment and recommendation for the provision of aids such as shower chairs, tap turners.
  • Assessment and recommendation of modifications to the home environment e.g. Grab rails, ramps etc.
  • Education and advice regarding falls prevention strategies.

How to obtain these - Commonwealth Home Support Programme - services

How to obtain these services

Call MY AGED CARE on 1800 200 422 :

You will be asked questions over the phone to help work out your needs and care arrangements – this takes at least ten minutes.

You will need your Medicare card.

If you would like someone to call My Aged Care for you, you will need to give them your consent.

If you’re calling for someone else, they will need to give their consent.

Have a face to face assessment

My Aged Care may arrange for a trained assessor to come to your home. With your consent they will assess your care needs and eligibility for services and work with you to develop a support plan which addresses your needs, goals and preferences.

 

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Please call - 02 6571 2300, or click on the button below for email contact.

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