Home modification services

Home Modifications logo with silhouetted men and women Many people know that there is some kind of service to help people live at home if they they’ve had a serious accident or become frail in later life – even if they don’t know what it is called. But fewer people know about services to help with renovating their home to make it more accessible so they don’t have to go into residential care.

The peak body for the home modification organisations, MOD.A has a list of all the local home modification services. To find the one nearest to you go to their website and the Resources webpage

Other useful organisations are My Aged Care help at home page, and Independent Living Centres Australia.

MOD.A National Conference will be held in August 2017 in Sydney.

You can also read MOD.A CEO’s paper on funding home modification services.