Allied health and therapy services funded through Australian Government Department of Health Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP)
Allied health and therapy services focus on restoring, improving, or maintaining older people’s independent functioning and wellbeing. This is done through providing a range of clinical interventions, expertise, care and treatment, education including techniques for self-management, technologies including telehealth technology, advice and supervision to improve people’s capacity.
The focus of these services is assisting older people to regain or maintain physical, functional and cognitive abilities which support them to either maintain or recover a level of independence, allowing them to remain living in the community.
Allied Health and Therapy Services provided by Hepburn Health include:
- occupational therapy
- social work
- formal counselling from a qualified social worker or psychologist
- speech pathology
- nutritional advice from a Dietitian
To find out if you are eligible contact My Aged Care on 1800 200 422 and ask for an assessment.