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Independent Living Centre outreach calendar 2019

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


August

Mid North:

Tuesday 6:Orroroo

Wednesday 7: Jamestown

Thursday 8: Peterborough

Barossa:

Thursday 22: Kapunda and Angaston


September

Adelaide Hills

Wednesday 11: Mount Barker

Riverland

Friday 13 & Saturday 14: Berri- Riverland Field Days

Victor Harbour

Tuesday 17

Yorke Peninsula

Tuesday 24, Wednesday 25, Thursday 26: Yorke Peninsula Field Days


October

Spencer Gulf

Wednesday 2: Port Pirie Smelters Picnic

Murray Mallee

Wednesday 9: Pinnaroo Show

Adelaide Metro

Saturday 12: Kids & Youth Disability Expo, Priceline Stadium, Keswick

Fleurieu Peninsula

Saturday 12 & Sunday 13: Port Elliot Show

Adelaide – Inner Metro

Tuesday 17: Disability, Ageing, & Lifestyle Expo, Wayville Showgrounds

Mid North

Saturday 19: Clare Show

South East- Robe, Naracoorte, Mt Gambier

Monday 28 to Friday 1 November: Robe, Naracoorte, Mount Gambier – dates and locations to be confirmed


November

Kangaroo Island

Monday 18 to Friday 22 – dates and locations to be confirmed.

Yorke Peninsula

Monday 11 to Friday 15: Kadina, Maitland, Yorketown – dates and locations to be confirmed


December

Adelaide Metro

Tuesday 3: International Day of People with Disability, Victoria Square


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/independent-living-centre/ilc-outreach-calendar
Last Updated:
05 Jul 2018
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19 Aug 2019
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