Department of Human Services

Independent Living Centre outreach calendar

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


Mobile unit outreach trips 2020

July

Outback *Cancelled*

Friday 3: Alice Springs Show Day

Saturday 4: Alice Springs Show Day

Date TBA: Coober Pedy


August

Eyre Peninsula

Tuesday 11: Cleve- Eyre Peninsula Field Days

Wednesday 12: Cleve- Eyre Peninsula Field Days

Mid North

Dates TBA : Two Wells: Ageing in Style and Disability Expo


September

Riverland

Friday 18: Berri- Riverland Field Days

Saturday 19: Berri- Riverland Field Days

Murraylands and Mallee

Saturday 26: Murray Bridge- Murray Bridge Show

Sunday 27: Murray Bridge- Murray Bridge Show

Spencer Gulf

Wednesday 30: Port Pirie- Smelters Picnic


October

Murray Mallee

Wednesday 7: Pinnaroo- Pinnaroo Show

Thursday 8: Lameroo

Fleurieu Peninsula

Saturday 10:  Port Elliot- Port Elliot Show

Sunday 11: Port Elliot- Port Elliot Show

Adelaide Metro

Date TBA: Adelaide- Kid X Expo

Mid North – Clare Show

Saturday 1: Clare- Clare Show

Adelaide – Inner Metro

Date TBA: Adelaide- Catalyst Foundation - Disability, Ageing, & Lifestyle Expo (Wayville Showgrounds)

Barossa

Date TBA: Nuriootpa- Barossa Ageing in Style Expo


November

Fleurieu Peninsula

Date TBA: Victor Harbour

Yorke Peninsula

Date TBA: Kadina, Wallaroo, Moonta, Maitland, Ardrossan, Edithburg

Riverland

Date TBA: Renmark, Waikerie


December

Adelaide Metro

Date TBA: Adelaide- International Day of People with a Disability (Victoria Square)

Murray Mallee

Date TBA: Tailem Bend


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

Page last updated : 22 Jun 2020

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