Our
Services

Our Services

Key Services

Our therapists treat and manage people of all ages dealing with:

Musculoskeletal Problems

(e.g. pain related to joints/muscles, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, joint replacements, back surgery, fractures etc)

Cardiothoracic Issues

(e.g. heart or lung surgery)

Complex Disability

(clients with multiple and complex needs)

Sports injuries

Mobility and Balance Issues

Skin Issues/Pressure Sores

Neurological Issues

(e.g. stroke, ms, parkinson’s disease, spinal cord injuries, cerebral palsy)

Respiratory Issues

(e.g. chronic obstructive airways disease, cystic fibrosis)

Rehabilitation

(pre and post surgery)

Diabetes and obesity

De-conditioning Due to Age & Illness

Manual Handling Issues

Physiotherapy

All treatments are tailored to the individual and their
environment, and may include:

Exercise programs to improve flexibility, strength, endurance and balance

Joint mobilisation to reduce pain and stiffness and restore movement and function

Muscle re-education to improve control

Soft tissue mobilisation (massage)

Hydrotherapy

Education and advice regarding:

Chronic health disease education and management

Pain management

Preventative strategies

Posture

Activity and/or lifestyle modification

Exercise – type, frequency and duration
Equipment to improve function
Mobility aids (e.g. walking sticks, 4WW)
Pressure care
Manual handling
Wheelchairs and seating
Falls prevention
Appropriate referrals (within and beyond Active Wise e.g. dietician, continence nurse etc)

We look at our clients holistically and recommend input from other disciplines if we see the need.

Occupational Therapy

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Occupational Therapy

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Therapy and Rehabilitation

Home rehabilitation and therapy

Stroke and neurological rehabilitation
Cognitive Assessment and retraining
Developmental Therapy
Energy conservation and work simplification

Home Modifications

Access solutions e.g. ramps and platform steps
Grab/bannister and hand rails
Stair lifts
Bathroom (minor and major) and kitchen modifications

Assessments and Applications

Functional Capacity Assessments (NDIS)
Psychosocial Functional Capacity Assessments (NDIS)
Disabled Parking Permit Applications
Personal Alarm Call System Assessments
SWEP Applications

Supporting Access to the NDIS

Completing appropriate assessments and documentation

Other

Falls Prevention
Dementia Care and Planning
Manual Handling training and education
Pressure care education and therapy

Assistive Technology Assessments for Specialised Equipment Prescription

Specialised seating and wheelchair prescription (manual and powered)
Scooter and mobility assessment and training
Beds and mattresses prescription
Shower chairs and commode chairs prescription
Hoist and Sling Assessments and Prescription
Bed and toilet transfer aids
Bidets
General aids to daily living (e.g. SPS, 4WFs)

Podiatry

Our podiatry team can assist with:

Toenail care – including ingrown, fungal and long nails

Removal of callus and corns.

Diagnosis and treatment of skin conditions including warts and tinea pedis
Heel pain and plantar fasciitis.
Forefoot and bunion pain.
Diabetes foot care and assessment.
Foot ulcers, wound care and pressure injury prevention.
Orthotic assessment and the provision of generic supportive foot orthotics or cushioned insoles to reduce pain, for those with stiff arthritic joints or corns and calluses.
Footwear advice and education.

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A dedicated Allied Health Team providing exceptional care to people in their homes.

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