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 hardcopy of the guide is available for $10.00 (including postage).
Due to unprecedented support behind the Making Choices, Finding Solutions Guide we will be charging $10.00 (including postage) per guide to ensure we can continue to print this fantastic resource into the future. We are delighted at the feedback we have received and hope the guide continues to assist you in managing everyday tasks and common frustrations.
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 to purchase a guide in person. 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.