ITEC Health provides support and empowerment to people living with a disability.
The services we can provide to our participants
Accommodation and tenancy - support participants to obtain and maintain either private or public housing, either through Single Independent Living or short term accommodation. We cal also assist with paper work and attending meetings.
Assess - Skill, Ability, Needs - we assess participants using Functional Assessment interviewing and Contextual Assessment inventory to develop a Positive Behaviour Support Plan.
Assist Access/Maintain Employment - person centred support helps participants gain employment as well as personal support to attend work.
Assist Life Stage / Transition - support both in a person's home and the broader community. The aim is to increase the person's ability to self-manage their supports and live as autonomously as possible.
Assist Personal Activities - through developing the person's ability to live as autonomously as possible in both their own home and while accessing the community. Improve daily living skills and increase their independence and quality of life.
Assist - Travel/Transport - support accessing and participating in community for social and economic daily activities.
Behaviour Support - development and implementation of Positive Behaviour Support Plans. which aim to reduce the likelihood of behaviours of concern, or cause harm to themselves or others. Staff are provided with ongoing training and professional supervision to ensure currency of contemporary practices.
Daily Tasks and Shared Living - participants will increase their daily life skills in a shared living environment.
Development - Life Skills - training and developmental activities to increase participants' ability to live as autonomously as possible.Household Tasks - personal support to prepare meals and all aspects of household maintenance, cleaning and garden care.
Community Participation - promoting participation and social inclusion, eg social clubs, shopping, arts and cultural activities.
Plan Management - help with your NDIS Bill Payment service. You can choose the provider and services you want without the headache of having to pay the invoices at the end. Plan Management is a choice you can ask for as part of your next NDIS meeting.
Support Coordination - help understanding your NDIS plan and support to connect you with services and supports that help build your capacity to have total choice and control over your life. You can work towards achieving your goals whilst remaining independent and empowered.
Our Local staff have a wealth of knowledge and many years of experience to assist you and are always researching the best and latest NDIS supports so that you have the greatest choices at the end of the day.
ITEC Group Australia’s main goal is to support the needs of our NDIS participants and their families, from basic day to day support to full care models. We aim to ensure flexibility in allowing our participants and their families as much or as little involvement as they desire. We do this by being familiar with the local businesses and services available to people with disability and their families as well as local community organisations. From this,we can provide a holistic service linking our clients to all available resources(including free services).
Our caring and understanding staff are highly experienced in working with individuals and families from all walks of life and have qualifications across a broad range of disability service.Our focus is maintaining and increasing the independence and well-being of people with disabilities and their families.
The ITEC Group support and encourage living safely and as independently as possible with choice and personal freedom. We support those that have both high and low care needs and that have the desire to remain in their own homes or their family home.
We offer highly experienced support workers who provide direct care to clients in a rostered setting either in the clients own home or family home.
In a family home setting, we collaborate with you and your family and offer support and resources to maximise your independence. When supporting you out of the family home, we help you to identify the best community living option that maximises your independence and choice.
Our in-home support is tailored to your individual needs and may include:
- Daily assistance with personal activities and household tasks such as cleaning and meal preparation.
- Transport to community activities, medical appointments and other transportation needs.
- Personal care such as personal hygiene, bathing, dressing and grooming, continence support, and other tasks as requested by you
- Social and community assistance such as sourcing and engaging in community and recreational activities.
- Improving health and wellbeing through exercise, physiology and education.
Support workers are flexible and guided by your individual needs. Not only are our services age, gender and culturally appropriate, but they are also respectful, person-centred and with the client’s best interests governing all care decisions.
Sometimes caregivers need a little support as well. The ITEC Group encourages maintaining a healthy life balance for clients, their families and their caregivers. We offer respite services that are as simple as a few hours in a day, to regular planned occurrences and emergency situations.
Our respite support workers can provide:
- In-home care which can be pre-planned and reoccurring or standalone support.
- Emergency care both in home and community based when the unexpected happens.
- Holidays pre-arranged trips and vacations
Our respite services are designed to be flexible and focused on the needs of both the client and the caregiver. Respite has been shown to help sustain family caregiver health and wellbeing, avoid or delay out-of-home placements, and reduce the likelihood of abuse and neglect.
The ITEC Group are committed to working with you, your family and other important people in your life to create a life that is meaningful. We strive to assist you to become valued members of your community and encourage inclusiveness for all people we support.
Participating and being included in social and community activities can greatly improve your wellbeing and feelings of independence.
Community engagement activities may include:
- Recreation including adaptive sports and hobbies.
- Social connection such as meeting new people, joining a club or team, visiting friends or relatives.
- Life skills may include classes, courses or workshops.
- Personal goals that improve independence.
- Health and wellbeing such as exercise, alternative therapies and religious/cultural services and events.
Activities are always age, gender and culturally appropriate and the utmost care is taken regarding health and safety. We encourage our clients to participate in social and community activities that promote self-esteem, confidence and capability. Our goal is to ensure people with disabilities, and their families feel connected and accepted within their communities.
Working around Australia
ITEC Group Australia work with individuals and communities Australia wide. We have offices in a number of locations, view our map to find out more