Fire and Rescue Services: the value of working in partnerships with occupational therapists

In Value of Occupational Therapy by COT Editor

This brief report, endorsed by the National Fire Chiefs Council, illustrates how occupational therapists, working in collaboration with Fire and Rescue (F&RS) services, can enhance safety, wellbeing and health of vulnerable people and communities and includes examples. Occupational therapists can receive referrals from F&RS services to work with people to overcome issues that are affecting their safety and also provide training and advice to FRS staff in range of public health interventions.

Download the report: Fire and Rescue Services: the value of working in partnerships with occupational therapists (PDF)