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To find out when the next workshop is being run please visit the Events Calendar or to enquire about booking a group workshop contact our Training Lead on 08 9381 0600 or email training@indigosolutions.org.au

The Equipment to Support Mealtime Safety and Independence workshop runs for two hours and is co-presented by an Indigo Occupational Therapist and Speech Pathologist.

Participants will learn about equipment to support clients with a range of skills and abilities, to be safer and more independent at mealtimes, and get to touch and experience demonstrated equipment/devices in the Indigo Experience Centre's specially modified kitchen. 

Learning outcomes:

  • Awareness of positioning supports and considerations for mealtime positioning.
  • Awareness of Assistive Technology to support safe and independent eating and drinking
  • Awareness of Assistive Technology available to support more independent meal preparation
  • Awareness of equipment for Oral Care Awareness of resources for trialing equipment
  • Awareness of the importance of communicating equipment recommendations