Employment services for people with disabilities requiring a consistent level of support to obtain or maintain employment.
Legal service for people with a disability who have been treated unfairly or discriminated against because of their disability.
Home delivered meal service especially for the aged and disabled. We cook Vegetarian, Diabetic & Vitamised meals as well.
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Nursing Agency that provides RNS, ENS, Personal Carers and Support Workers to the aged care and disability sectors in the ACT, as well as to private homes.
The hospital has two operating theatres equipped with the most up-to-date clinical and non-clinical equipment. Surgery is conducted under intravenous sedation, general and local anaesthesia. Most wards are low level and easy to access for those with mobility problems.
Focuses on restoring and maintaining independence. Services include: a number of allied services including physiotherapy, occupational therapy, speech pathology, psychology, vocational rehabilitation, driving assessment, social work and case management for complex cases.
Driving assessment and rehabilitation supplied to clients with a disability, or following an illness or injury that could impact on their driving capacity. The service provides advice, assessment, rehabilitation and training programs. Comprehensive Occupational Therapy driving assessments are available if indicated and can include the need for special adaptations to motor vehicles.
Clients are assessed at Dickson Health Centre on Tuesdays 1.00-5.00pm at the Canberra Hospital on Thursdays 9.00am - 2.00pm, Phillip Health Centre on Fridays, 1.00pm - 5.00pm. Each assessment takes one and a half to two hrs where a Registered Nurse, Occupational Therapist, Physiotherapist and Medical Registrar specialising in Aged Care, assess the clients risk of falling and reduce the incidence of re-falling and injury.
Pain and Chronic Care Management, including cardiology, rheumatology and rehabilitation
Psychologists, career and rehabilitation counsellors
Fully equipped 80 bed specialist rehabilitation facility providing outpatient, day rehab and inpatient programs. Outpatient services include: physiotherapy, awareness through movement (feldenkrais), hydrotherapy, occupational therapy, driving assessment, psychology, speech pathology and dietetics. Day rehab programs include: spine care, orthopaedic, cardiac, amputee, neurological, musculoskeletal and lymphoedema. Inpatient rehab is available for persons who are medically fragile and need the support of a medical facility and nursing care.
Rehabilitation and medico-legal consultancy consisting of occupational therapists and vocational psychologists. Provides medico-legal assessments and reports and case management. Interstate and overseas medico legal assessments. Home visits are usually carried out.
The CAN program of the Richmond Fellowship provides a range of support and accommodation options to people with mental illness who wish to live in the community. The manner of support is negotiated with each client with emphasis on peoples strength. Our approach encourages recovery and wellbeing. Accommodation with a rehabilitation focus is available in a number of group homes. Residents are expected to participate in activities which aim to prepare them for independent living. Support is also available to people who live in their own accommodation but need some assistance to maintain or improve their quality of life in the community. Counselling to families is available, free of charge.
Aquatic Physiotherapy: Assessment and Treatment. Referral not required. Rehabilitation programmes offered by Aquatic Physiotherapists in purpose built hydrotherapy pool.Also group classes available. Musculo-skeletal conditions; Neurological conditions; Disability clients. GYM: Assessment and treatment of musculo-skeltal conditions, balanced fitness programs, manual handling training, workplace visits. Aimed at helping people back to work and/or normal activity.
Supported employment service for people living with an intellectual disability.
This program provides the opportunity and resources for older people who are to be discharged from hospital to regain confidence in daily living skills. The aim is to promote and achieve maximum independence. The program provides care and low intensity Therapy in a 15 bed unit and the person's own home. Clients can be admitted to the unit which will provide 24 hour care and support; or have support come to the home or have a combination of both options. The program is designed to provide care for up to 12 weeks if necessary.
Occupation rehabilitation and injury management service. Rehabilitation referrals are received from employers, insurers or treating doctors to assist in complex cases either before or after an injury occurs. Occupational rehabilitation is the process of returning injured workers to suitable employment. Accredited Rehabilitation Providers are organisations accredited by relevant Governing bodies such as WorkCover and Comcare, to offer specialised services to aide injured workers in their return to work. As an Accredited Rehabilitation Provider, Rehabco predominantly preforms the following services: Occupational Rehabilitation Assessment Return to Work Services and Vocational Redirection. OHS Consultation and RTW Coordinator training EAP Programs, Psychological Counselling, Industrial Mediation, Ergonomics Pre Employment Screenin Work Conditioning. The Rehabilitation Company has offices in Wagga Wagga, Griffith, Albury, ACT, Illawarra and South Coast.