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Department for Communities and Social Inclusion

Disability Services

Independent Living Centre outreach calendar 2017

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 on 1300 885 886 (SA/NT callers) or 8266 5260 for specific location and opening times, or updates to the calendar.

February March April May June July August September October November December

February

Murray Mallee

Tuesday 21: Tailem Bend

Murray Mallee

Wednesday 22: Mannum

Eyre Peninsula

Tuesday 28: Kimba


March

Eyre Peninsula

Wednesday 1: Tumby Bay
Thursday 2: Port Lincoln

Far West Coast

Tuesday 7: Ceduna and Streaky Bay
Wednesday 8: Wudinna and Cleve

Upper South East

Friday 17: South East (Lucindale) Field Days
Saturday 18: South East (Lucindale) Field Days

Riverland

Tuesday 21: Berri

Fleurieu Peninsula

Wednesday 22: Victor Harbor

Adelaide Metro

Tuesday 28: Modbury

Murraylands and Murray Mallee

Friday 31: Karoonda Farm Fair


April

Murraylands and Murray Mallee

Saturday 1: Karoonda Farm Fair

Adelaide Metro

Wednesday 5: Reynella

Spencer Gulf – Port Augusta

Saturday 8: Port Augusta Markets

Adelaide Metro

Tuesday 11: Henley Beach

Yorke Peninsula

Wednesday 19: Ardrossan

Adelaide Hills

Thursdays 27: Mount Barker Bowling Club


May

Far North/Spencer Gulf

Tuesday 2: Quorn

Wednesday 3: Whyalla

Spencer Gulf

Tuesday 16: Port Pirie

Riverland

Wednesday 17: Renmark


June

Outback

Friday 9: Hawker

Saturday 10: Maree


July

Outback

Wednesday 5: Coober Pedy

Friday 7: Alice Springs Show

Saturday 8: Alice Springs Show


August

No visits


September

Mid North

Tuesday 5: Booleroo Centre

Wednesday 6: Orroroo

Thursdays 7: Peterborough

Riverland

Friday 15: Riverland Field Days

Saturday 16: Riverland Field Days

Yorke Peninsula

Tue 26: Paskeville Field Days

Wednesday 27: Paskeville Field Days

Thu 28: Paskeville Field Days

Spencer Gulf

Wednesday 27: Port Pirie Smelters Picnic (staffed display)


October

Fleurieu Peninsula

Saturday 7: Port Elliot Show

Sunday 8: Port Elliot Show

Murray Mallee

Wednesday 11: Pinnaroo Show

Mid North

Saturday 14: Clare Show

Adelaide – Inner Metro

Friday 27: Disability, Ageing and Lifestyle Expo (Adelaide Showground) – Catalyst Foundation


November

Barossa

Tuesday 7: Eudunda

Riverland

Friday 17: Waikerie

South East

Tuesday 21: Naracoorte

Wednesday 22: Mount Gambier

Thursdays 23: Millicent


December

Adelaide Metro

Friday 1: International Day of People with Disability

Mid North

Wednesday 6: Burra

Thursdays 7: Jamestown


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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Last Updated:
28 Oct 2016
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23 Nov 2017
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