Providing free physiotherapy and podiatry services for adults in crisis

The Open Door Health Clinic provides quality physiotherapy and podiatry services to adults in crisis or those experiencing homelessness in South Australia.

Designed to address individual needs, we deliver hands-on quality care to help restore, maintain and promote optimal function.

The clinic offers assessment and treatment across a variety of areas.

Services are provided by professionally supervised final year undergraduate physiotherapy and podiatry students from UniSA, and/or fully qualified volunteer physiotherapists and podiatrists.

The Open Door Health Clinic is an initiative between the University of South Australia, The Salvation Army and SOS Health Foundation.

Services and fees

Services and fees 

All services are free of charge and a medical referral is not required.

Podiatry services

Podiatrists can help treat any foot problem, including:

  • Calluses or corns
  • Foot and ankle injuries
  • Foot pain
  • Nail problems including infections.

Physiotherapy services

Physiotherapists can assess and treat a wide range of conditions, including:

  • Neck and back pain
  • Joint and muscle injuries
  • Headaches
  • Neurological conditions
  • Movement-related disorders.

Contact details

Telephone: 1800 316 790 (free call)
Walk-ins are also welcome

Open Door Health Clinic
The Salvation Army Building
277 Pirie Street
Adelaide SA 5000

Clinic hours
Wednesdays, 1:00pm–4:00pm

Car parking
Timed parking tickets can be purchased (coin or credit card) for parking on Pirie Street.

Download the Open Door Health Clinic flyer (PDF, 179kb)