Outpatient Rehabilitation Services

For information about any of the services below, please contact the UCH Brindabella Rehabilitation Centre on 5124 0200.

Self-referrals can be made via the Central Health Intake (CHI) on 02 5124 9977, by fax on 02 5124 1082 or by email on CHIIntake@act.gov.au.

For clients funded under the NDIS, eligible supports from the following services will need to be NDIS funded. This will be identified at intake.

Brindabella Rehabilitation Service

The Brindabella Rehabilitation Service provides goal-oriented rehabilitation services to help you achieve and retain functional independence during your integration back into the community.

We offer services that aim to:

  • improve functional capacity
  • retrain lost or impaired skills
  • support psychosocial functioning
  • enhance psychological well being
  • prevent deterioration of function
  • help you understand your condition better
Rehabilitation at Home Team

The Rehabilitation at Home (RaH) Team provides up to 6 weeks intensive, in home assessment and therapy services to people who have had a recent change in function and:

  • have identified rehabilitation goals
  • are unable to access another community service that meets their needs
  • require in-home specific therapy
Vocational Assessment and Rehabilitation Services (VARS)

VARS provides assessment, treatment, education and support for persons who have recently had a change in function and would like return to pre-illness employment or study.

Driver Assessment and Rehabilitation Services (DARS)

DARS provides advice, assessment and training for people who would like to drive after an injury, illness or disability.

Our services are available to adults over the age of 18 and are free for Medicare and Asylum Seeker cardholders.

To use these services and make a booking, please see the Community Health Centres.

Page last updated on: 12 Mar 2020