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Independent Living Centre outreach calendar 2018

The Independent Living Centre (ILC) Outreach Service is a free advisory service that travels around rural and remote South Australia allowing you to view and trial a range of equipment displayed in a wheelchair accessible caravan.

Free advice

You can discuss your needs with an experienced occupational therapist and free individualised advice is provided on techniques and equipment to assist those living with or caring for someone with a disability, injury or illness.

Areas of assistance include:

  • household and kitchen equipment, services
  • home modifications - lifting, transferring, ramps and hoists
  • assistive technology - communication, computer and vocational aids
  • emergency call systems
  • incontinence and toileting
  • mobility - walking aids, wheelchairs, scooters and gophers
  • transport - access and resources.

Outreach services calendar

These dates and locations are tentative and may change. Call the Independent Living Centre for specific location and opening times, or updates to the calendar.

Phone 1300 885 886 (SA/NT callers) or 8266 5260
Email: ilcsa@sa.gov.au

February March April May June July August September October November December

February

Mid North

Thursday 22: Balaklava


March

Eyre Peninsula/Spencer Gulf

Tuesday 6: Kimba and Cowell
Wednesday 7: Whyalla

Upper South East

Friday 16: South East (Lucindale) Field Days
Saturday 17: South East (Lucindale) Field Days

North Metro/Barossa

Tuesday 27: Gawler


April

Murraylands and Murray Mallee

Friday 6: Karoonda Farm Fair
Saturday 7: Karoonda Farm Fair

Barossa

Friday 13: Kapunda Farm Fair
Saturday 14: Kapunda Farm Fair

Spencer Gulf – Port Pirie

Wednesday 18: Tarpari Wellbeing Day


May

Fleurieu Peninsula

Friday 18: Goolwa


June

No visits.


July

Outback

Thursday 5: Alice Springs
Friday 6: Alice Springs Show
Saturday 7: Alice Springs Show


August

No visits


September

Riverland – Field Days

Friday 21: Riverland Field Days
Saturday 22: Riverland Field Days

Spencer Gulf – Port Pirie Smelters Picnic (staffed display)

Wednesday 26: Port Pirie Smelters Picnic

Adelaide – Inner Metro

Thursday 27: Catalyst Foundation - Disability, Ageing, & Lifestyle Expo (Adelaide Showground)


October

Murray Mallee – Pinnaroo Show

Wednesday 3: Pinnaroo Show

Fleurieu Peninsula – Port Elliot Show

Saturday 6: Port Elliot Show
Sunday 7: Port Elliot Show

Mid North – Clare Show

Saturday 13: Clare Show

Adelaide Metro – Kids & Youth Disability Expo (staffed display)

Saturday 13: Kyd-X Expo (Priceline Stadium, Mile End)

Spencer Gulf - Port Augusta

Thursday 18: Port Augusta Positive Ageing Expo


November

South East

Wednesday 14: Kingston
Thursday 15: Mount Gambier
Friday 16: Bordertown

Adelaide Metro – International Day of People with Disability

Friday 30: Victoria Square


December

To be confirmed


Mobile unit booking and feedback

Contact the ILC if you would like to book the mobile unit or have any suggestions or feedback on how we can improve the outreach service.

Phone: 1300 885 886 (SA and NT callers only) or 8266 5260
Email: ilcsa@sa.gov.au

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https://dhs.sa.gov.au/services/disability-services/independent-living-centre/ilc-outreach-calendar
Last Updated:
05 Jul 2018
Printed on:
17 Dec 2018
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