Kate Makin- Makin Life Easier's profile

Kate Makin- Makin Life Easier BSc (Hons) Occupational Therapy, HCPC Registered, Trained Wheelchair Assessor, Specialist training undertaken in the fields of seating and postural management.

Kate Makin- Makin Life Easier

Kate Makin undertakes all the assessments for Makin Life Easier and having qualified as an Occupational Therapist in 2001 Kate has extensive experience in all aspects of Occupational Therapy- physical disabilities, learning disabilities, medico legal, housing and mental health. Based in the North East of England Makin Life Easier was founded in 2009 and since then has grown and developed into an organisation offering a wide range of Occupational Therapy services. From seating assessments, to large scale housing contracts, to medico legal reports Makin Life Easier can offer the specialist, individualised Occupational Therapy service required. Makin Life Easier is able to offer a complete service- from assessment, to recommendations, to being able to provide the necessary aid/ adaptation or treatment/rehabilitation required. Offering competitive rates and flexible working times to suit the client's needs Makin Life Easier prides itself on providing an efficient and effective service tailored to meet each individual client's need. Offering OT Career Awareness Sessions for those considering a career in OT. To include disability equipment demonstrations, case studies and activities to explore the potential use of OT in practice. All participants will receive full handouts and a Statement of Participation Also now offering PIP Appeal Reports and other Complex Bespoke Assessments and Reports

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BSc (Hons) Occupational Therapy

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Phone: 0845 838 8497

Email: [email protected]




  • Advice about access, bathroom &/or kitchen adaptations or equipment Home adaptations for independent living
  • Advice around specialist equipment or in modifying your home to maximise independence
  • Telecare and Telehealth expertise
  • Practical strategies/treatment to overcome daily challenges caused by illness, accident, recent diagnosis or ageing.
  • Hand Therapy expertise
  • Brain or Spinal Injury expertise
  • Trauma & Orthopedics expertise
  • Mental health recovery and peer support
  • Learning Disability or Autism in adults
  • Support with Alzheimer's disease or other dementias
  • Specialist seating/equipment for children
  • Ergonomic Assessment/industrial/office/vehicle seating/equipment advice
  • Expert witness assessment/reports
  • Manual Handling training for health and/or care staff
  • Bespoke training programmes

Contact Kate Makin- Makin Life Easier