Occuptional Therapy Services in your home
Daily living and mobility equipment assessment and provision.
We provide an Occupational Therapy Assessment in the comfort of your home. This type of service is ideal if there are number of daily living activities, such as dressing, eating or bathing, which are becoming difficult for you to do independently.
Assisting you find the right equipment and aids for your needs such as bath stool, bed rail, armchair wheelchair, commode and toilet frame, walking stick etc.
The home assessment will look at all the activities you want to make easier and identify daily living aids that can increase your independence and safety. It will also assess your home, including how it could be adapted to support you and your carer.Your occupational therapist will provide you with a written summary of recommendations and advice and arrange for any other services or referrals in addition to occupational therapy that may be indicated for your needs. (i.e Physiotherapy, Consultant or GP, Rehabilitation etc).
Once your needs have been assessed, your occupational therapist will provide you with advice on what changes you could make and the different types of product aids you may find useful. We can arrange for the equipment to be delivered and demonstrated/practiced usually within 48hours. For more specialist equipment provision which may take longer to set up, we can support you throughout the process and work with specialist providers (i.e telecare).