Residential services | NDIS

Supported Independent Living - WILLIAMSTOWN

Supported Independent Living services are provided to residents who live two-to-a-unit. This service is for people who want to be free to live as they choose, but have 24/7 access to staff on-site to assist them if necessary. As a resident here, you will be supported to develop your confidence to live independently and achieve the goals in your NDIS plan. Tenancy is managed separately.

Who for:

People whose capacity to live independently is impacted by long-term mental ill-health and who have an NDIS package with Supported Independent Living services included to an appropriate level of funding.

How to access:

All tenancies at this location are managed through Housing Choices. Applicants must be between 18-64 years of age and have the financial means to pay for the rent/board and utilities. Applicants should be looking for a place suitable for someone recovering from mental ill-health.

Outcome statement:

Be supported to develop your confidence to live independently and achieve the goals in your NDIS plan.

Site description

Our property in Williamstown comprises of two separate buildings; one for men (unit 1) and one for women (unit 2). Both unit 1 and 2 comprise of 5 bedrooms, 2 of which include ensuites. There is shared kitchen, dining, living areas and also shared bathrooms and laundry. There is a shared communal lounge room on the site with a TV and a computer for the residents to use. There is also a meeting room, which is used more for a private space to hold 1:1 meetings, etc. We have a large courtyard with outdoor seating, veggie garden and bbq area. The staff base is located within the premises but is separate from the residential living quarters. We are located walking distance from local shops, cafes and the beach.