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Emilio’s new-found independence

18th January 2021

Three-year-old Emilio Jimenez-Lozano is now able to enjoy precious play time with his older brother, Javier, riding their bikes together, with a little help from Rocky Bay’s Wishing Tree! Emilio, who receives occupational therapy and physiotherapy services, was all smiles trying out his new tricycle at the Cockburn Central hub this week, with his mum, Monica, and Occupational Therapist, Helena Blackley, proudly watching on. The tricycle was gifted by the …

Meet Penny – Community Team Leader (S.T.E.P)

15th December 2020

Rocky Bay’s Community Team support our customers to build independence and provide opportunities for them to get involved in the community, meet new people and build on their skills. The Stages Toward Employment Pathways (S.T.E.P) program supports customers to find tailored, sustainable employment to match their personal goals, strengths, and interests by getting to know their goals and career aspirations. Penny Bickford leads on our S.T.E.P program as part of …

SafeWA at Rocky Bay

15th December 2020

As an extra safety measure to help keep the community safe and control the spread of COVID-19, the WA Government have announced that mandatory contact registers are to be placed at relevant businesses to assist with contact tracing from 5 December 2020. Businesses required to keep a contact register include: Food and licenced venues (restaurants, cafés, bars, pubs, taverns, nightclubs) Gyms, indoor sporting centres and pools Rocky Bay now have …

How teletherapy can support you

15th December 2020

Rocky Bay is your partner in possibility, and our team of Allied Health professionals are ready to support you. Many of our allied health services are offered via teletherapy, as well as in person, to support you with services such as speech pathology, occupational therapy, and therapy groups. WHAT IS TELETHERAPY AND HOW WILL IT HELP ME? Receive services in a relaxed setting or in the comfort of your own …

Beach Wheelchair supports Nippers this summer

14th December 2020

Rocky Bay has loaned a fully restored Beach Wheelchair to the Scarboro Surf Life Saving Club’s Starfish Nippers program, for use by children living with disability throughout summer. The Beach Wheelchair, which was fully restored by the Rocky Bay Equipment team, will allow young Nippers to experience the ocean and learn water safety. As part of the support given to the Club’s Nippers program, Rocky Bay therapists conducted training with …
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