Home Modifications

KayMag Occupational Therapy can:

  • Assess home, school or work environments
  • Provide ideas of simple or complex environmental modifications which will help to achieve greater levels of independence
  • Liaise with builders, architects and suppliers to source creative options
  • Make recommendations about modifications ranging from the minor (installation of grab rails) to the major (ramps, ceiling hoists, environmental control systems and accessible bathrooms) 
  • Provide drawings/diagrams detailing the specific requirements of the modifications
  • Prepare reports for funding bodies with the clinical justification required to secure funding

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Vehicle Modifications

KayMag Occupational Therapy can:

  • Assess a person's ability to transfer into/out of a car 
  • Recommend a range of vehicle modifications which will enable a person to safely travel as a passenger in a seat or in a wheelchair
  • Provide advice about meeting Australian standards when travelling in a wheelchair
  • Identify appropriate options for the safe transport of mobility aids and collapsible wheelchairs, such as rear-mounted hooks or roof hoists
  • Identify options for transporting a powered wheelchair or motorised mobility scooter i.e. ramps, trailers or an electrically operated hoist
  • Provide advice on which vehicles are suitable to be modified and accommodate mobility equipment​
  • Prepare reports for funding bodies with the clinical justification required to secure funding