Occupational therapists assess and provide recommendations to assist an individual to optimize their home environments to ensure they can actively and safely participation in daily life activities.
Home modifications can include any changes made to adapt the living spaces to maximise usage, safety, security, and independence. The home modification process includes evaluating the individual’s needs, identifying and implementing solutions, seeking funding and working with external providers such as architects and builders to reach the desired outcome.
Our team of therapists are experienced in the provision of modifications to;
- Access to the home, including installation of ramps and platform steps.
- Automation and IT solutions to increase independence.
- Minor modifications such as installation of grab rails