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Allied health services


Allied health services include dietetics, occupational therapy, physiotherapy, speech pathology, social work, counselling, psychology, and podiatry.


When should I contact allied health services?


Typical allied health interventions:

  • dietician to look at suitable dietary requirements
  • speech pathology for difficulties with swallowing or chewing
  • occupational therapy for aids and equipment to support independence
  • physiotherapy for mobility or pain problems, falls prevention, mobility aids
  • counselling and social work.


 Click on the Services directory to find your local allied health service