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Get the care you deserve with Function+,
and watch your health growth as a result.

Function+ Therapy is a mobile rehabilitation service, providing multi-disciplinary team services including but not limited to Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy. Our team of highly experienced therapists provide assessment and intervention in client’s homes or community. We are passionate and driven to assist individuals to achieve their goals and maintain independence in activities of daily living. Our therapy programs are aimed at focussing on client’s wellbeing and are designed to meet the needs of each individual person. We spend time with our clients to develop the most appropriate treatment plan and allow for ongoing progression and review over time.

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CASE STUDY

Learn how we helped Shaun recover from a serious boating injury.

CASE STUDY

Discover the outcome of Wendy’s treatment for Rheumatoid arthritis

CASE STUDY

We assisted 72 year old Ruth to regain her mobility. Find out how.

CASE STUDY

Learn how we helped Shaun recover from a serious boating injury.

CASE STUDY

Discover the outcome of Wendy’s treatment for Rheumatoid arthritis.

CASE STUDY

We assisted 72 year old Ruth to regain mobility. Find out how.

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FUNCTION+ SERVICES //

MAKING IT EASY

Let us do the hard work
and make life easy for you!

Function+ Therapy is a mobile rehabilitation service, providing multi-disciplinary team services including but not limited to Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy. Our team of highly experienced therapists provide assessment and intervention in client’s homes or community. 

COMPREHENSIVE FUNCTIONAL ASSESSMENT

COMPREHENSIVE FUNCTIONAL ASSESSMENT

During the first visit with you, the therapist will complete a full assessment focussing on specific areas (for example strength, balance, cognition) depending on your condition. Part of this assessment includes discussing your goals and what you would like… read more >

INDIVIDUALISED TREATMENT AND REHABILITATION

INDIVIDUALISED TREATMENT AND REHABILITATION

Each person we meet is unique and treatment is tailored to suit your specific circumstances and goals. This may include recommendations for equipment, home modifications, home exercise program for you to complete or education amongst other things… read more >

HOME MODIFICATIONS

HOME MODIFICATIONS

Home modifications are necessary to ensure increased safety and independence around the home. Our very experienced Occupational Therapists will come to your home and complete a comprehensive assessment to determine what type of modifications you will need… read more >

EQUIPMENT PRESCRIPTION

EQUIPMENT PRESCRIPTION

Many people require adaptive equipment to aid in maintaining their independence in the community or home. Our Occupational Therapists and Physiotherapists can assess your equipment needs and recommend the best equipment for you… read more >

LYMPHOEDEMA TREATMENT AND COMPRESSION THERAPY

LYMPHOEDEMA TREATMENT AND COMPRESSION THERAPY

If you have been diagnosed with lymphoedema or oedema and are requiring treatment, we have experienced lymphoedema therapists who can provide all the treatment you need. We also come to you so you can be treated in the comfort of your own home… read more >

PROVISION OF EDUCATION PROGRAMS

PROVISION OF EDUCATION PROGRAMS

Education is an important aspect of our therapy. We feel that education allows people to continue to understand their conditions and is what helps them to maintain safety and manage their condition most effectively. The types of education we provide includes but… read more >

ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY

ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY

Assistive technology is any device, software or equipment that allows people with disabilities to complete everyday tasks that they wouldn’t usually be able to. Examples may include; augmentative communication devices, computer access aids… read more >

DRIVER SCREENING AND PASSENGER MODIFICATIONS

DRIVER SCREENING AND PASSENGER MODIFICATIONS

If your doctor has requested that you get an Occupational Therapist driving assessment to determine if you are fit to drive it can be very overwhelming. Often doctors will request this if you have had an injury or condition which affects your physical or mental ability… read more >

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FUNCTION+ CONDITIONS //

EXPERIENCE & SPECIALISED CARE

Attentive and empathetic care, tailored to the need
of every client. Service with a ‘plus’.

Our therapy programs are aimed at focussing on client’s wellbeing and are designed to meet the needs of each individual person. We spend time with our clients to develop the most appropriate treatment plan and allow for ongoing progression and review over time.

Neurological Disorders

Neurological Disorders

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Chronic Respiratory

Chronic Respiratory

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Aged Care

Aged Care

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Orthopaedic

Orthopaedic

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Amputation and Prosthetic

Amputation and Prosthetic

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Vestibular

Vestibular

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Spinal Cord Injury

Spinal Cord Injury

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FUNCTION+ TEAM //

OUR DEDICATED TEAM

Here at Function+ Therapy we have a team dedicated to you. With
many years of education, experience and empathy we’re highly
capable of delivering the care you need.

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Carlicia Mellick

Occupational Therapist

Carlicia has had 10 years’ experience working as an Occupational Therapist in both the community and hospital settings. The majority of her experience has been in the community setting as she realises that people perform best when in their own environment… read more >

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Emily Coningham

Physiotherapist

Emily has over 15 years experience within all hospital clinical areas as well as community rehabilitation and management of chronic disease. She has extensive experience (10 years+) as a senior clinician mentoring junior physiotherapists…read more >

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FUNCTION+ REVIEWS //

WHAT PEOPLE SAY

We work hard with our clients in the hope that they find a greater
quality of life. As a result they say some pretty nice things about us!

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FUNCTION+ FAQ //

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Get answers to our most commonly asked questions her at Function+.
Please check this guide before contacting us.

How do I access the NDIS?

We can help you apply for this funding by assisting you to complete an application form. You will need to complete an NDIS access request form which can be found at here.

We can assist you to fill out this form and will provide any letters required to further enhance your ability to gain funding.

What are my funding options?

– Some health insurance cover Allied Health care, check with your health fund first

– Chronic Disease Management referral from your GP (formerly Enhanced Primary Care) https://www1.health.gov.au/internet/main/publishing.nsf/Content/mbsprimarycare-chronicdiseasemanagement

– Short Term Restorative Care through My Aged Care https://www.myagedcare.gov.au/short-term-care/short-term-restorative-care

– Home Care Package https://www.myagedcare.gov.au/help-at-home/home-care-packages

– National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) https://www.ndis.gov.au/

– Department of Veteran Affairs (DVA) referral from your GP https://www.dva.gov.au/health-and-treatment/injury-or-health-treatments/health-services/allied-health-treatment-cycle

– Private. We offer competitive rates.

Do you come to me?

Yes, we come to you. We are a mobile service and all of our therapist can come to your place of residence whether that be the home or residential aged care facility. We also conduct visits in the community. This may include shopping centres, schools, parks or sporting facilities.

How long are the appointments?

Generally an initial assessment will take about 60 minutes, but for certain assessments up to 90 minutes will be required. You will be advised if this is the case. Follow up sessions are 30 minutes, but may be up to 60 minutes in many cases.

How often will I need treatment?

This will depend on each individual and their needs. Some people will require treatment over a long period of time and others will only need treatment for a short period.
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