Independent Living Centre - TAS

Acronym: 
ILC

The Independent Living Centre provides an information and advisory service about equipment, assistive technology, resources, building access and design for people with disabilities, the aged, their carers and service providers.This service is impartial, non commercial and is available to all Tasmanians. There is a comprehensive display of commercially available equipment for home, workplace, communication, and personal needs. The hours listed are for centre based services. If assistance from an occupational therapist is required, an appointment is necessary. The Technology Access Service assists people in the North and North-West with disabilities to access computers and the Internet, communication devices and environmental controls. The Mobile Outreach Service makes trips to all regions in Tasmania.

Contact
Contact name: 
Karen Frost
Executive Officer
Phone 1: 
(03) 6334 5899
Phone 2: 
1300 885 886
Fax: 
(03) 6334 0045
Address
Postal Address: 
46 Canning Street
LAUNCESTON
7250
Access
Access facilities: 
Wheelchair access, accessible toilet, accessible car parking , accessible wedsite and a recharge piont for electric wheelchairs.Recharge powered wheelchairs and scooters. Please bring own cord.
Opening hours: 
9.00am till 5.00pm, Monday to Friday
Disabilities: 
Physical, sensory, intellectual, head injuries
Activities: 
N/a
Service details
Fees: 
Donations welcome, mostly fee
Area: 
Lanceston, Northern Tasmania
Clients: 
People with disabilities, the aged, their families, carers and service providers
Funding: 
A non government organisation with state & commonwealth funding
Publications: 
ILC news for members only
Resources: 
Library, information, occupational therapist, speech pathologist, consultative services, telephone advisory service, mobile outreach service, assistive technology service,individual consultations, open visiting, workshops and educational tours

Disclaimer

Nican highly recommends contacting accommodation facilities prior to booking to ensure they meet your specific requirements. Unfortunately we cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information on our website as we are unable to verify all information supplied to us.