Making life easier at home (Barwon, South West and Grampians)

Details

Date 03 Sep 2020

Time 11:00 AM

Contact

Vision Australia Geelong

Address Online, Online , VIC

Phone (03) 5249 2700

Email geelong@visionaustralia.org

Overview

Join our live, online program to learn about strategies for being safe in your kitchen and home, personal grooming, and how you can benefit from different aids, equipment and lighting.

Topics

1. Safety in the kitchen

Learn about low vision strategies to assist you when organising items in the kitchen, available aids and equipment, and safety considerations when preparing meals.

2. Personal grooming strategies

Learn about low vision strategies to assist with makeup application, wardrobe management and personal grooming.

3. Falls prevention/ Home modifications

Discover strategies to remain safe within your home. 

4. Importance of lighting

Explore the types of lighting available and which is best suited for you. 

5. Available equipment

Explore a range of low vision equipment available.

Dates and Times

Thursday 11:00am to 12:00pm. November 12, 19, 26, December 3, 10.

How to join

All the programs are run online so you can join from your own home. It's simple to join these sessions. After you have booked, you will receive a link to click on when the session starts. If you like, our help desk can support you in getting set up, just mention it when making your booking.

Cost

All of these programs can be funded through your NDIS plan, My Aged Care or privately funded. Please contact us if you would like to know how to arrange funding.

Bookings

Bookings are essential. To book or inquire, please call (03) 5249 2700 or email here. Please let us know which course timing you would prefer. Our team will then contact you to confirm your spot.