Bedford Borough Council Occupational Therapy Team
A specialist service to promote safety and
independence for adults within their own home, considering the
provision of equipment, minor adaptations or advice on how to adapt
lifestyle. Where appropriate a recommendation for major
adaptations to the relevant housing authority may also be
Referral pathway - clients can self-refer via
phone, fax or email, or referral via another professional. The duty
officer will then contact the client directly to gain consent and
any further information that may be required.
Duty officers are available from 9.00am -
5.00pm but the teams themselves are available during Council
working hours (8.45am - 5.20pm). Outside of these times our
Emergency Duty Team can be contacted on 0300 3008123.
Written information is available in different
formats on request and assessments/visits can be completed with
interpreters on request.