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Independent Living Centre - Outreach Service

The independent Living Centre is a government service for people living in South Australia. the service provides free professional advice on techniques and equipment to assist with everyday activities.

Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at 11:30am - 4:30pm
Cave Garden Mount Gambier
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Tuesday, 29 October 2019, 11:30am - Tuesday, 29 October 2019, 4:30pm

Visitors attending the talk will have the opportunity to view/trial a wide range of equipment and discuss their equipment needs with an experienced health professional (Occupational Therapist). Information brochures covering a large variety of topics and disabilities are also available.

The service is available to all members of the public, including people with a disability, injury, or illness, carers, health professionals, organisations/services.

Areas of assistance include:

  • Bathroom and toileting equipment
  • Bedding
  • Building fixtures and design for access
  • Clothing and dressing
  • Communication aids
  • Computer and vocational aids
  • Eating and drinking utensils
  • Emergency call systems
  • Household and kitchen equipment
  • Incontinence
  • Lifting, transferring, ramps and hoists
  • Mobility/walking aids
  • recreation
  • Scooters ('gophers')
  • Seating
  • Telephone access
  • Transport: vehicle modifications
  • Wheelchairs: manual and electric.

For further information call 8266 5260.