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Novita Services

Novita Services provide a broad range of support services to kids, young people and adults living with a wide range of physical and intellectual disability in Adelaide, across regional South Australia and Broken Hill.

Services are provided in Novita hubs, in clients’ homes, in community facilities and also through telehealth.

Vision and mission

With a focus on research, innovation and evidence based practice and technology, Novita provides individually tailored solutions to support the achievement of personal goals and encouraging each person to discover their abilities and reach their full potential.

How Novita Services can help

Novita’s team of staff includes rehabilitation specialists, occupational therapists, physiotherapists, speech pathologists, psychologists, social workers, orthotists, rehabilitation engineers and dieticians, who work together with our clients and their families. They are able to offer a continuum of disability services – starting with young children and working with people of all ages, right through to senior adults. Novita also provides service coordination and planning support, making your experience as easy as possible.

Information / help lines

  • Call 1300 668 482 Mon to Fri, 9am to 5pm ACST
  • Email: services@novita.org.au

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This information was originally published on healthdirect - Novita Services.

Last reviewed: September 2021

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Cerebral palsy | Novita

About cerebral palsy Whilst cerebral palsy is not a progressive condition, changes may occur over time

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Advice | Novita

Hearing that your child has a disability often occurs at, or shortly after birth

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To be independent | Novita

Why promote independence? Many children with a disability are sheltered from taking risks

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How to make reading stories more interesting for your kids | Novita

Helpful Information Helpful Information | Tags: Reading How to make reading stories more interesting for your kids access_time3min read Do your kids fuss and complain when you want to read to them? Do they struggle to pay attention? Does it turn into an argument or a fight to get them to sit still? Try these 5 top ideas for engaging your kids in reading activities that don’t involve sitting still

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Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) | Novita

What is Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)? Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is characterised by difficulties in social interaction, verbal and non-verbal communication, a restricted repertoire of activities and interests, and repetitive and stereotyped behaviour

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6 steps | Novita

If you have lots of appointments with different doctors or specialists, start a notebook to record all your conversations and appointment dates

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Emotional wellbeing | Novita

At times we all struggle with many different aspects of life, and children and young people are no exception to this

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I need an assessment | Novita

exploring objects in unusual ways, such as putting objects in their mouth (beyond the age that would usually be considered acceptable) or looking at things from a strange angle avoiding, or seeking out, loud noises or other sensory stimulation not responding to their name avoiding other children and preferring to play alone playing with toys in unusual ways, like lining them up or spinning them

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I have an NDIS plan | Novita

First things first, Register Now or call our friendly Customer Experience Team on 1300 668 482 anytime from Monday-Friday, between 8:00am and 6:00pm

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Social skills & friendships | Novita

The importance of friendships The most important people in children’s lives are usually parents, siblings, other adults and other children with whom they have lots of contact

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