Shared & Supported Independent Living vacancy
Beautiful newly refurbished 1-bedroom unit situated in a secured complex, located within a short distance to Newcastle city centre and beaches. The unit is equipped with modern appliances in both the kitchen and laundry. Spacious bedroom with built in wardrobe overlooks the common backyard and outdoor entertainment area. The unit comes with a lockable garage and private courtyard.
The unit is perfect for someone who wants to live independently, while having support on hand when needed. Suited to someone who likes to interact with others as well as enjoying their own space when needed.
One vacant bedroom with built in wardrobe, air conditioning and heating.
One newly refurbished 1-bedroom, 1-bathroom unit on a secured 5-unit complex. The unit opens up to a communal backyard with entertainment BBQ area.
The unit comes with a complete and fully equipped functioning kitchen with modern appliances and plenty of bench space, as well as internal laundry facilities including a washer and dryer.
Lockable garage and storage spaces are available for the unit.
Neighbouring units are occupied by female tenants who are building their independent living skills to reach their future goal of living independently.
Interests: bingo, going to the beach, painting, music, attending local events, and love animals.
Located within a short distance to all that Newcastle has to offer, including picturesque beaches, 1km to University of Newcastle, 3km to John Hunter Hospital, 9km CBD and 300m to Stockland Shopping Centre and cafes.
Unit is not fully accessible and not suitable for people with mobility concerns.
Current support model
Rostered 24/7 care.
All staff have current First Aid and medication training. Regular household safety checks are conducted.
Safety checks on all vehicles are also regularly undertaken. We have an emphasis on a healthy lifestyle, with a focus on fresh, unprocessed foods. The staff enjoy preparing and cooking delicious meals with the help of the housemates.
Factors to consider when applying
Life Without Barriers will conduct a suitability assessment with you to ensure that this level of supported independent living will meet your needs.
• You are aged 18 years or over.
• You are eligible for, and able to secure, an appropriate level of NDIS 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.