Residential services | NDIS

Supported Independent Living - ALBERT PARK

Supported Independent Living services are provided to residents who live in shared accommodation and who have NDIS funding for assistance with activities of daily living. At this residence, 24/7 support is provided by a staff team with specialised skills in supporting people with mental health-related disability and complex needs. They'll help you with daily life tasks and develop your skills for independent living - including helping you to connect with activities and other supports in the community. Support is tailored to help you achieve the goals in your NDIS Plan. Tenancy is managed separately by a third party agent.

Short to medium term supported accommodation is also available at this property. This property sometimes has a vacancy suitable for someone seeking a short to medium term supported accommodation service, whether funded by the NDIS or another support package.

Site description

The residence at Albert Park is a large two story period home built in the late 1880s and situated on an extensive garden block in the beautiful Albert Park neighbourhood. Mind has delivered residential services for adults experiencing mental ill-health at the site for over forty years. The home offers 12 separate bedrooms for residents in the main building, plus shared lounge, kitchen and bathrooms. There is also one self-contained unit on the site. The residence is set close to public transport, local cafes, supermarkets, and community services, and is a tram ride away from South Melbourne Market.

Who for:

People whose capacity to live independently is impacted by long-term mental ill-health and who have an NDIS Supported Independent Living package, funded for assistance with activities for daily living.

How to access:

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.