Articles by Kelly McAuliffe

New HACC Funded Allied Health Service

The Independent Living Centre are excited to announce the introduction of their new community Allied Health Service funded by the WA Home and Community Care Program (HACC). Our Allied Health Team will provide short-term Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy services in your home with a focus on regaining or maintaining physical, functional and cognitive abilities, which […]

Apps for Home Modifications: OTs, is it time to put down our pens and tape measure?

Are you an occupational therapist (OT) working in home visiting and home modifications prescription? Spending half your day drawing and filling in forms? Many of us already take advantage of mobile phones and tablets to keep in touch with our friends and family, organise our days and even manage virtual farms, but there are other uses for […]

Home Modifications – Getting it right!

A person’s home can have a significant impact on their ability to carry out daily tasks, their safety, their ability to get out into the community and their overall health and wellness. Modifications to a home can ensure the home environment is easy to access, supports you with your daily activities  and is free of […]