Community Rehabilitation is offered at both Albury and Wodonga Hospitals, and are part of the care provided within the Health Independence Program (HIP).
Community Rehabilitation provides short term sub-acute rehabilitation for clients who have had a recent medical event or hospitalisation and have functional goals to be achieved. This is a client-centred program where clients, carers and families are supported to achieve their rehabilitation goals. Community Rehabilitation provides interdisciplinary therapy in the centre or within the client’s home and local community. Clients can access individual therapy sessions and/or a range of group programs to achieve their goals.
The following services operate within Community Rehabilitation at both Albury and Wodonga sites unless otherwise indicated:
- Cardiac and heart failure rehabilitation
- Exercise Rehabilitation Group (Wodonga)
- Falls Prevention Service including Balance Group
- General Rehabilitation
- Lymphoedema Service
- Neurological Rehabilitation (Albury and Wodonga) including Acquired Brain Injury (Wodonga)
- Pulmonary Rehabilitation
- Memory skills rehabilitation
Referrals and Enquiries:
- A referal is accepted from your General Practitioner (GP), who is then notified of your admission and discharge from the Community Rehabilitation Program.
- You can refer yourself to the Community Rehabilitation Program.
- We also accept referrals from hospitals, carers, family members and community agencies.
- Your needs will be assessed prior to your approintment.
P: (02) 6058 4570 F: (02) 6058 4520
P: (02) 6051 7400 F: (02) 6051 7430
Address and Building Location
Allied Health, Albury Hospital
(PO Box 326), 201 Borella Road
Albury NSW 2640CRC/Allied Health Services Building,
73 – 75 Vermont Street, Wodonga Hospital
Wodonga VIC 3690
Community Rehabilitation Centre (CRC) (PDF 426 KB)