A preferred Occupational Therapy provider, our experienced team assess people in their home and community at the request of WorkSafe, TAC, and NDIS.
WorkSafe, TAC, or NDIS may have requested an occupational therapy assessment because;
Our home-based assessments are conducted with your safety, comfort and concerns in mind. Scheduled at a mutually convenient time, we will contact you, or your nominated representative directly to arrange a time to visit you.
During your one-hour assessment:
We ask that you have plenty of time available for the assessment to take place. Traffic and circumstances beyond our control may result in delays to your assessment, but any change to your assessment time will be communicated.
Whilst it is not necessary for you to provide any medical information, if you have copies of any recent scans or reports that you want us to consider, please have these readily available. We often receive detailed information to assist us with understanding the background to your situation, but believe that ultimately, you are an expert on you.
It’s ok for your partner/spouse, children or other household members to be present throughout the assessment. If you have pets, please arrange for them to be contained for the duration of the assessment in a safe location
We’re specialists in modifying activities and recommending equipment for managing tasks around the home and garden safely and independently.
We regularly review standard household cleaning and gardening equipment for weight, performance, ease of use and control, and suitability for people with injury and illness limitations. Our home-based re-education sessions give you the opportunity to trial equipment tested and recommended by our team of Occupational Therapists, and learn adaptive techniques and strategies for managing home and gardening tasks on your own.
Yes. People have written to us with feedback after an in-home re-education session with ideas for lightweight equipment, or with questions regarding our services, referrals and reports.