The Latest News from Able 2

Here you will find the latest news relating to Able 2 and Occupational Therapy services. Please get in touch if you would like us to share some related news for you.

Single Handed Care - October 9, 2018 10:03 am

We are excited to be in talks with three further Councils with regards to us assisting with their Single-Handed Care projects! This would expand on our current commitments to Buckinghamshire, Newham, and Hounslow Councils with whom we have been working to increase the cost effectiveness of the care packages they provide. We offer a flexible service for Single-Handed Care projects; ranging from carrying out manual handling and care assessments, to providing equipment training in the... read more

New referrals! - April 19, 2018 4:15 pm

We have recently been asked to carry out some Occupational Therapy Assessments for Cannock Chase Council. Our Occupational Therapist Stella has been carrying out Joint Visits this week with a surveyor from Cannock Council. We look forwards to working closely with the council over the next few weeks.

Workshops and Training days - April 5, 2018 11:46 am

Able 2 holds conferences, workshops and training days. Recently we have been running assisting and moving good practice workshops on behalf of Newham Social Services. In addition, we have also held moving and handling workshops for Hounslow Social Services. We invite Occupational Therapists, Care Agencies, Team members and Stakeholders to attend. So they can develop an understanding of what the assisting and moving good practice project is to aiming to achieve. It also gives us... read more

Fantastic Statistics - April 5, 2018 10:30 am

In a 6 month period we have received and assessed 2432 referrals and carried out 1771 follow up visits. We have ordered 3305 pieces of standard stock equipment and 122 pieces of special order equipment. We have received 2185 Concessionary Travel referrals. A desk based decision was made for 85% of these referrals. The remaining 15% attended a mobility clinic for a face to face assessment to determine their eligibility. Having worked successfully with Hounslow... read more