Our Occupational Therapy services are embedded within GP practices across the city to provide links and access for service users and other professionals.
Our occupational therapy service provides help for people of all ages who experience difficulty with everyday activities due to disability, illness and the ageing process; with the aim of enabling you to go about your daily life more easily, safely and independently.
What can this service provide?
Support and advice to you and your carers on coping with the problems that arise in everyday life as a result of your condition
New methods of carrying out everyday activities
Equipment to help with daily living activities
Arrange for minor adaptations to be carried out e.g. grab rails, banisters
Advice and assistance with major adaptations e.g. ramp and shower installations, widening doors for wheelchair access
How do I get an Occupational Therapy assessment?
You can get in touch with us yourself or if you prefer you can get someone else to do this on your behalf. The information taken is called a referral. Anyone can make a referral to our service as long as consent is given and appropriate information is available. It is important that we get as much information as possible to process your referral.
Confidentiality - all information provided is treated with the strictest confidence and is only passed on with your consent.
How to contact us
Please click here to make an online referral.
Or contact the Duty OT on:
0800 141 2339