Supported Independent Living – BURNSIDE
Supported Independent Living services are provided to residents who live in shared accommodation. 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 to 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 by Mind.
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.
Be supported to develop your confidence to live independently and achieve the goals in your NDIS plan.
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.
Our supported independent living home in Burnside offers 20 individual self-contained units. Each unit is fully self-contained with its own kitchen, bathroom and toilet. Units are furnished with a double bed and a kitchenette including whitegoods and a fridge. Residents can also use the community garden and BBQ area. We are located close to all amenities, with bus stops, Frewville shopping precinct, Burnside Village and Burnside Library all within walking distance. Local doctors and other health amenities are also nearby.