Paediatric Physiotherapy

At Firstchance we provide specialised early intervention services. Our Paediatric Physiotherapists are experienced in assisting families to support children with a range of disabilities – and this includes but is not limited to: developmental delay, autism, chromosomal disorders and genetic conditions.

Our Paediatric Physio team have extensive knowledge, skills, and experience assisting and working with children with a vast range of disabilities and conditions. Our team works closely with families to ensure that the support provided considers family routines and priorities. Our Physio team support children and their families to work towards their goals and increase their independence and participation.

Our Physiotherapy team are continually developing and learning new skills through various evidence-based training to support every child and their family. Some of the areas of interest, specific training and experience our team has include the following:

 At Firstchance, we service the Lake Macquarie, Newcastle, and Port Stephens Local Government Areas. Our professional Occupational Therapists provide services in various locations depending on your child and family needs. This may be at home, early childhood education setting, school, park, shopping centre, community setting or swimming lessons. We also have therapy rooms in Mayfield where appointments can be scheduled and are also able to offer telehealth sessions.