Enjoy this conveniently located respite retreat close to Sydney’s beaches, dining, and entertainment facilities.

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This lovely property located in the easter suburbs with easy access to a range of activities is the perfect place for adults, children and young people with a disability to have a supported holiday. The home is available for individuals (12 to 65 years of age), and the people who support them, for overnight and day stays.  

Age suitability

  • Adults (18 to 65 years of age)
  • Children & young people (7 to 18 years of age)

Length of stay

  • Overnight stays (weekdays and weekends)
  • Day stays
  • Centre based or supervised community access

Accessibility

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Accessible bathroom

What is included in your stay

Supports are tailored to your individual needs and delivered by qualified and friendly staff in a safe and supportive environment where you can learn new skills and build your independence.

  • 24/7 specialised support

    Specialised staff available 24/7 providing support during overnight, short and extended stays.

  • Nutritious meals

    Balanced and delicious meals including breakfast, morning tea, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner.

  • Fully accessible

    An accessible environment that provides all the support you will need.

  • Activities and community access

    Enjoy social activities, excursions, games, movies, cooking, sports and more. We also run themed weekends and special events.

About Kensington short term accommodation

Property features

  • Large six-bedroom house with four bedrooms set out with personal televisions with Netflix and Disney Plus.  

  • One bedroom with a wheelchair-accessible ensuite.  

  • Fully equipped kitchen and spacious dining area. 

  • Lots of space to unwind with two large living rooms.  

  • Three bathrooms, two of which are wheelchair accessible.

  • A wheelchair accessible backyard, including a large undercover outdoor BBQ area, as well as a small lawn, perfect for a summer afternoon cookout with friends.  

  • A large six-seater van with a wheelchair lift and safety features available for use. 

Our support model

  • This property offers 24/7 staffing services.

  • We care to a maximum of six guests for overnight stays.  

  • We support people with physical, intellectual and/or psychosocial disability to live their best life. 

  • We provide transport and can help support parents and families on outings if required. 

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Nearby attractions

  • A short drive, train, or light rail ride to some of Sydney’s most famous experiences and exhibitions.

  • Nearby to Randwick Racecourse, Moore Park Stadium, Sydney New stadium, and the adjacent Entertainment Quarter.  

  • A five-minute walk to the light rail station and access to Sydney CBD, Darling Harbour, and Circular quay.  

  • Short drive to Bondi or Bronte beaches for BBQs and coastal walks.  

I’m interested – what do I do now?

Things to consider when staying with us

  • You will have a dedicated team member to help complete all paperwork so we get to know each guest to organise a stay away from home that best meets your needs and goals. 

  • You are eligible for NDIS Funding for Short Term Accommodation (STA) and Assistance (Respite) or Social and Community Participation. Rates will be charged as per the NDIS price guide. We are available to help you understand the STAA funding available to you in your NDIS plan.  

  • We recommend an initial short visit for each person to become familiar with their new surroundings before an overnight stay. We are happy to give you a guided tour of the property when it is convenient for you.

Get in touch with our team today

Get in touch with the Life Without Barriers team today if you are looking for supported accommodation for your next holiday or respite stay. Our friendly team are ready to answer your questions about STA!

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