Home & Follow-up Visits

This activity is intended to assess the clients home environment, give client more therapy time, make adaptions were necessary and further create community awareness on disability in order to reduce on stigma. A lot of focus is put on parent/care giver training during the home visits. Lots of demonstrations are done and parents/caregivers are given opportunities to practice the different therapeutic techniques learnt from the therapist.

The therapist also assesses the clients’ home environment for possible adaptations for easy mobility and productivity. At least up to 8 home visits are made by the home of hope team. The sub counties were this program is carried out includes but not all, Bugembe town council, Kakira town council, Mafubira sub county, Jinja town, Buwenge town council, Namasiga sub county and Kagoma sub county.

Director and OT during home visits