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CLIENT GROUPS

Developmental Disabilities Services Access Community Therapists is strongly committed to support people with developmental disabilities to live healthy and full lives in their communities. Service areas include:
  • Physical management of abnormal tone
  • Movement, exercise & pool programs
  • Gait and walking aids
  • Manual wheelchair mobility
  • Power wheelchair mobility including specialized access methods
  • Seating and positioning
  • Alternate positioning including bed, standing and alternate sitting positions
  • Management of swallowing & eating problems (dysphagia)
  • Transfers and physical handling including prescription of lifting devices
  • Bathroom and safety equipment
  • Caregiver training and education in all above areas
  • Specific training in back care & lifting
  • Technical aids, including switch use for environmental control and communication
HSCL Services Access holds a contract to provide specialized seating services and specialized dysphagia services for HSCL clients in BC. Referrals are made by HSCL Health Care clinicians to the Access Office.

Please see the attached PDFs for the HSCL referral form and protocols for both services.

HSCL Dysphagia contract protocols 2010

HSCL Seating contract protocols 2010

Referral Form HSCL Seating Dysphagia 2010

Access Community Therapists is strongly committed to support people with developmental disabilities to live healthy and full lives in their communities.