Home-based therapy for elderly care includes rehabilitation therapy services provided in a home environment for patients recovering their functional abilities.
If it is not convenient for your elderly loved one to travel to receive therapy services, you can consider home-based therapy services — where a therapist comes to your home.
Home Therapy and Rehabilitation Therapy Services include:
In order to tap on home-based therapy services, get a referral from the hospital, polyclinic or general practitioner that the elderly visits. The cost of this service starts from $100 per visit (before means-testing subsidy).
If you have difficulty paying for the service, please speak to your service provider or the medical social worker in the hospital or polyclinic.
Home therapy services provided include:
Eligible seniors can apply for subsidised care services through the E-care Locator. To learn more about home therapy, click here.
You can also contact the AIC via this online form, visit the AIC Link branch nearest to you, or call the AIC Hotline at 1800 650 6060 (Mon–Fri: 8.30 am–8.30 pm, Sat: 8.30 am–4 pm).
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This article was last reviewed on
Thursday, May 27, 2021
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