Shared & Supported Independent Living vacancy
Built in 1980, this homely 5-bedroom house has an open plan kitchen, dining and living area, with an outdoor space and tiled undercover alfresco area.
This property offers shared independent living with 24/7 support and a sleepover component, and is conveniently located near shopping, parks and public transport.
We are seeking a mature-aged person to share with two male and two female housemates.
The vacant bedroom is medium sized (can fit a double bed) with a freestanding wardrobe. It is positioned between two other bedrooms.
Fully furnished, 5-bedroom home with a combined toilet and bathroom and a pleasant outdoor area.
The common area is a welcoming, open plan design with a fully equipped kitchen and plenty of bench space. The kitchen overlooks a cheerful dining and lounge area that opens to the back courtyard. The living room and bedrooms are carpeted, and the remainder of the house has hard flooring.
There is on-site parking.
The home is shared with two male and two female housemates with ages ranging from late-fifties to early-eighties.
The housemates are a relatively quiet group of people who have lived together comfortably for a long time. They enjoy their personal space and pursuing individual interests such as op-shopping, planes, cooking, holidays and art.
Greenmeadows Gardens, Harleston Park and Rippon Lea Estate are a short distance away.
The city is just 15 minutes by public transport, and trains and bus routes are closeby. Elsternwick Village also offers a diverse range of strip shops, restaurants and cafes.
Single level with ramp access. The bathroom has handrails but no hoist.
Current support model
Rostered 24/7 care with a sleepover model. All staff have current first aid, medication and manual handling training. Regular household safety checks are conducted.
We have an emphasis on a healthy lifestyle, with a focus on fresh, unprocessed foods. Staff offer support in skill building and community participation for each housemate.
Factors to consider when applying
Life Without Barriers will conduct a screening and suitability assessment to ensure housemates are compatible.
• You are aged 18 years or over.
• You are eligible for, and able to secure, an appropriate level of NDIS Supported Independent Living and Specialist Disability Accommodation funding.
• You have the financial means to pay rent and utilities and are prepared to sign (or for a representative to sign) an accommodation agreement.