A sense of independence is crucial to most people’s sense of wellbeing and enjoyment of life. We understand this and offer a range of services designed to keep you independent, safe and secure in your own home.
Our Allied Health services may be just what you need to make the most of your life. These include physiotherapists and occupational therapists who can work with you to improve your overall health and fitness. Following a spell in hospital or other major health challenge, they can provide you with exercises to improve your strength, walking programs, health and fitness programs, and re-ablement strategies.
Our occupational therapists can help with home-safety assessments, fall-prevention programs and any equipment and home modifications you might need. Whether you need equipment like a walking frame to help you get around your home easily or home modifications such as grab rails and ramps, BaptistCare can help.
BaptistCare’s Your Independence services can help you learn how to use various forms of technology, including to use the Internet for banking, paying bills, shopping or staying connected with friends and family via Facebook and Skype. Meanwhile, the CareCall Emergency Response Service ensures help is at hand should you suffer a health or personal emergency while at home. Simply press the button and your emergency call will be immediately answered. Action will then be taken to make sure you are safe and well.