Home modifications and grab rails service

Grab rail service

Please note: This program is at capacity. Unfortunately we are unable to take any new referrals at this point in time. Please contact My Aged Care on 1800 200 422 to find information on other service providers in your area.


Installation of grab/hand rails, hand held shower set, banister rails.

For all requirements an Occupational Therapist assessment is required, they will assess what you need in consultation with yourself/family and then send through the diagrams to us.

  • A worker will attend your home at the agreed time to undertake minor maintenance.
  • Grab rails may not be able to be installed in home you do not own - for example rental, lifestyle villages (can be installed if written permission has been given to OT for installation) and housing trust.

Cost

Labour cost = $15 per hour
Materials cost =100% of cost of materials used.

Supported by Commonwealth and State funding.  You will need to register with My Aged Care initially and then once done you can call us directly anytime to arrange.

When

Work is arranged between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday.

Enquiries

Contact the Active Ageing team to check eligibility