Shared & Supported Independent Living vacancy
Located opposite a recreational park, this spacious, modern 5-bedroom, 3-bathroom home has a modern open-plan kitchen/dining area, a large living room and a well-maintained backyard, with an undercover entertainment area. It’s situated close to public transport for easy access to shops, medical facilities and community support.
We are seeking an outgoing mature person, with no behavioural needs, who enjoy to live independently with support on hand, with 4 elderly male housemates.
One vacant bedroom with built in wardrobe, air conditioning and heating. This bedroom is not suitable for an individual in a wheelchair requiring the use of a hoist for transfers due to limited space.
Spacious, fully accessible 5-bedroom, 3-bathroom (2 ensuites and 1 large bathroom) house, with a beautiful backyard and an undercover outdoor entertainment area.
The main area is a welcoming, open-plan design with a fully equipped kitchen and plenty of bench space. The kitchen overlooks the dining area and is adjacent to a large, comfortable living room. This fully furnished home also has an internal laundry, including a washer and dryer.
Four current male tenants, aged over 60 years, with intellectual disabilities and high health needs.
Situated in a pleasant, quiet street opposite a recreational park and very close to public transport. Nearby facilities include shopping centres, medical facilities, cafes and restaurants.
This property is fully accessible with wheelchair access throughout the home, although not in the vacant bedroom if the individual requires the use of a hoist for transfers, due to limited space.
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 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) a service and accommodation agreement.