Rapid access to occupational therapy, mental health skills and appropriate equipment is essential to avoid delays in progress. The occupational therapist’s strengths in assessment and goal planning are integral to you achieving personalised outcomes.
Occupational therapists have the skills and expertise to provide training to care workers delivering reablement.
Advice on rehabilitation techniques from occupational therapists can assist the continuous reablement process for people with complex conditions.
We may give you information about other organisations or groups that can help you. There are lots of different types of help available in the community:
- Benefits advice
- Frozen meals delivery
- Shopping services
- Personal alarm systems
- Voluntary agencies
- Purchasing specialised equipment or Telecare
- Luncheon clubs/day care