Integritas Allied Health, a partnership between CatholicCare Sydney and Australian Catholic University (ACU), is an interprofessional Allied Health service that caters for seniors over 65 years. Our service places an emphasis on holistic and person-centred care for our clients and is committed to supporting individuals to achieve their goals.
Our mission is to uphold the dignity of all those who access our services, respect their participation in decisions about their care and seek to develop high levels of trust between the service and consumers. Our services help to assess, treat and prevent a wide range of health conditions and we specialise in supporting seniors.
Integritas is a teaching service committed to educating the future allied health workforce by providing opportunities for ACU allied health students to gain essential professional and specialist skills in this innovative service.
Interested in working in this innovative service? Find out more about working with us or applying for our Graduate Program.
Our team includes Speech Pathologists, Occupational Therapists and Physiotherapists. Our team will work with you to identify what you want to be able to do. We work with individuals and families to maximise each person’s strengths, address their needs, and we are dedicated to supporting you to achieve your goals. Your personalised therapy team will involve the team members with the skills you need. You might work with more than one discipline at a time. We can work with you in our clinic, your home, work and the local community – wherever is best to help you achieve the things you want and need to be able to do.
Our intention is to build capacity to enable you to participate in home, work and the community so you can get on with life. Our approach will provide you and your family/carer with an individualised, time-limited program based on the best available evidence and current clinical practice. This approach will enable you to achieve your goals in an appropriate timeframe utilising the specialist skills available from all members of our interprofessional health care team.
Our team are caring, approachable, gentle and friendly. Working together to provide a wraparound experience for seniors to reach their optimal health outcomes and achieve their goals.
Integritas Speech Pathologists work with people who have difficulty communicating and or swallowing due to a health condition or cognitive concerns. The team collaborate with you to develop a treatment plan that best suits your needs and specialises in the following areas.
Communication and swallowing problems as a result of:
The Integritas Occupational Therapy team, work with older people with age-related conditions such as poor balance, coordination, memory loss, confusion, vision and hearing loss. The team are passionate about enabling people to participate in everyday activities and will work with you to identify goals and implement methods to support your choices. They have a person and family-centred approach and can assist with:
Interventions for optimal performance in the areas of:
Integritas Physiotherapists support you to improve your independence through tailored exercise programs. We also complete assessments for mobility, falls risk, transfers and assistive technology and provide specialised care in the areas of:
Other Home Care Services:
Integritas Allied Health services are available through your Home Care support package or on a fee for service basis.
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To speak to our friendly team, please call us on 13 18 19.
Integritas Allied Health services can be delivered throughout the Inner West and south-western Sydney at a location convenient to you, including via telehealth or in your own home. We also have purpose-built practice rooms at 625 Cabramatta Road, Cabramatta West.
Integritas Allied Health is a collaboration between CatholicCare Sydney and Australian Catholic University.