Welcome to the WCRC website|
Western Cape Rehabilitation Centre , for Persons with Physical Disabilities, is a specialised rehabilitation centre, which accepts appropriate referrals from all levels of health services (i.e. tertiary, secondary, district and primary level health services). Clients can also refer themselves to the WCRC Out-patient clinic for one-stop assessment and management purposes.
We have an online referral facility to make it easier for you to make contact with us. Please click here to access the online referral form.
The WCRC provides specialised, high-intensity rehabilitation and community-reintegration programmes for persons with physical disabilities. The focus is outcome-based and the promotion of functional independence. The facility has a maximum capacity of 240 beds, and a daily OPD clinic. Rehabilitation programmes focus on reducing activity limitations and participation restrictions for persons with (amongst others):
• Stroke/ Head Injury
• Spinal Cord afflictions
• Amputations (post amputation rehabilitation)
The WCRC also offers a variety of other services such as:
• Home and/or work site assessments
• Specialised clinics. Click here to find out more
2015 Course Information
Wheelchair Service Training - Information Sheet
Basic Seating - Programme
Basic Seating - Application Form
Intermediate Seating - Programme
Intermediate Seating - Application Form
Advanced Seating - Programme
Advanced Seating - Application Form
Contact person for enquiries regarding seating: Nelleke Bakkes firstname.lastname@example.org
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• MADAC Guidelines
• Compare different wheelchairs
Referral to Rehabilitation or Long Term Facility Mar 2012.pdf