Northside provides home modifications that will assist the carer in a caring role eg. basic ramps, or hand rails to assist elderly people or people living with disability. Following assessment and referral by an Occupational Therapist, Northside approves minor home modifications to be completed by approved Home Modification Service Providers.
Home and Vehicle Modifications
Modify your environment to make it safer and easier to move around your home or vehicle. Types of modifications may include handrails and widening doorways to the installation of ramps and bathroom and kitchen modifications; vehicle entry and exit aid installation, roof racks and storage, and more.
‘Mum is very pleased with her new rail and it helps her more to get up while she is still able. It will also help me as I have chronic knees and back.’