Safety Accessibility Mobility – Solutions for Independent Living

On-site safety screen
to determine at-risk areas

In-home functional assessment

Definition – World Federation of Occupational Therapy

“Occupational therapy is a profession concerned with promoting health and well being through engagement in occupation.”

Occupational therapy (also abbreviated as OT) is a holistic health care profession that aims to promote health by enabling individuals to perform meaningful and purposeful activities across the lifespan. Occupational therapy interventions focus on adapting the environment, modifying the task, teaching the skill, and educating the client/family in order to increase participation in and performance of daily activities.

Disabled Parking and You

While I have seen many incidences of snow filled disabled parking spots in my immediate community, one must wonder why this is happening.

I have asked management at local establishments as to why this is occurring, one said to me that they did not have enough space to move snow!!! Not enough space I asked. Fortunately my look said it all and later that day I drove by the same area and noted that the area was cleared. Lesson learned – it never hurts to ask...