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V.A.C. (Veterans Affairs Canada)


- Rishma is an approved fee-for-service Occupational Therapist and Clinical Care Manager for V.A.C.

- Rishma provides assessment and treatment for V.A.C. clients (including retired R.C.M.P.)

- Services include, but are not limited to:

  • full functional assessment for assistive devices and medical/safety equipment (lift recliners, bath seats, etc)
  • home modification recommendations (grab bars, ramps, stair lifts, etc)
  • power mobility (scooters and power wheelchairs)
  • ergonomic assessment and recommendations
  • trials for appropriate equipment such as hospital beds
  • treatment including physical rehab (with a Kinesiologist when appropriate)
  • sleep hygiene
  • stress management including mindfulness and meditation
  • alternate pain management 
  • reactivation including goal-setting and other education 
  • other assessments as required by V.A.C.

If you are a veteran or are looking to support a veteran, please contact VAC to find out about eligibility for Occupational Therapy services