Your guide to assistive equipment and home modification options for your safety, independence and wellbeing.
The Independent Living Centre is excited to introduce the Making Choices, Finding Solutions guide in partnership with the WA Home and Community Care Program (HACC).
This guide has been developed to assist you to find simple assistive equipment, technology and basic home modification solutions available in local stores and online.
It contains a range of useful tips and advice to help you better manage every day tasks and common frustrations.
Broken into specific chapters, the guide allows you to focus on activities you would do in different areas of the home, and offers tips and advice to make these tasks easier.
You can view each section below:
- Kitchen Advice
- Housework Advice
- Bathroom Advice
- Laundry Advice
- Outdoor Tasks Advice
- Recreation Advice
- Emergency and Memory Advice
A hard copy of the guide is available at the following cost:
For consumers and carers: Free for pick up from any ILC location or $10.00 to be sent by mail.
For organisations and therapists: $10.00 per copy.
Please note: Postage for large orders may have an additional cost based on quantity.
The guide will continue to be free to view online.
If you would like to request a hard copy of the Making Choices, Finding Solutions Guide, please contact us via the below email or telephone number. Alternatively, you can visit one of our 3 locations. Visit our contact page to see which location is closest to you.
Phone: (08) 9381 0677
Payment can be made in person at any of our 3 locations in Perth; you can also make payment by credit card or cheque. Please make your cheque payable to the ‘Independent Living Centre WA’ and write ‘MCFS’ on the back. Address: Unit 19, 386 Wanneroo Road, Westminster, WA, 6061.
To speak with an experienced occupational therapist who will be able to assist you with your assistive equipment and home modifications enquiries, please call 1300 885 886.