NDIS housing Wollongong

NDIS housing Wollongong

Your home should be special – a place where you are supported, cared for and valued. But no two homes are the same, and if you are living with a disability, it can be difficult to find the one that’s just right for your needs.

Home Caring provides a wide range of quality SDA housing in Wollongong. Our homes are modern, comfortable and accessible, giving you the opportunity to live in a great location along the New South Wales south coast and enjoy quality of life.

Along with giving NDIS participants a permanent place to live in the community, our homes are available for Short Term Accommodation, Medium Term Accommodation, Respite Care and Supported Independent Living. They can accommodate several housemates living together, as well as support people with complex care needs.

As an SDA provider in Wollongong, we meet every NDIS standard so participants can feel confident that they’re living in a quality building with all the support they need.

Our NDIS disability homes feature:

  • Accessible features such as wheelchair accessible entrances, paths and corridors
  • Safe and easily accessible bathrooms and kitchens
  • Safety features such as slip resistant flooring, handrails, communication technology and alarm systems
  • Open spaces with plenty of natural light for recreation and entertaining
  • Respite care to give loved ones a break, while you enjoy living in a different environment for a while
  • Opportunities to socialise with others and make friends, with space for privacy and personal time to recharge
  • SIL to support you with daily living tasks such as personal care and housework, and help you live independently in the community
  • Outdoor living spaces for you to relax, enjoy your favourite hobbies, and have fun with friends
  • Good quality appliances, furnishings and amenities for your comfort
  • Great locations in safe thriving suburbs close to amenities, recreation spaces and public transport
  • Options such as Robust Housing, Improved Liveability, Fully Accessible and High Physical Support
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To chat about your housing needs or inquire about disability accommodation in Wollongong, please get in touch. Our friendly team of experts would love to speak with you about your needs.

You can find out about our range of disability housing in Wollongong below:

SDA (Specialist Disability Accommodation)
SIL (Specialist Independent Living)
STA (Short Term Accommodation)
MTA (Medium Term Accommodation)
High Care (or Complex Care)
Group Homes

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I know what accommodation will suit me?
What vacancies do you have in Wollongong?
Can I receive SIL if I live alone?
Do you have disability accommodation in other parts of Australia?

NDIS SDA in Wollongong

Home Caring provides NDIS Specialist Disability Accommodation in Wollongong and its surrounding suburbs. These are homes that are designed and built to meet the needs of people living with extreme functional impairment, or who have very high support needs.

If you are eligible for SDA by the NDIA, funding for this type of housing will be included in your personalised NDIS plan. This covers the cost of the home you live in, but not the supports you might receive in that home, as this is funded through a different type of support.

Home Caring is registered with the National Disability Insurance Scheme’s Quality and Safeguards Commission to provide high quality SDA accommodation in Wollongong.

Our exceptional homes include the following NDIS accessible design requirements:

  • Improved Liveability – home features include safe and continuous accessways for people with physical impairments, physical access provision, accessible bathrooms and kitchens, special lighting and sensory features, and improved wayfinding.
  • Robust – these are resilient homes with robust construction that reduce the risk of injury to yourself and others (for example, secure doors and windows) and enough space to support people with complex behaviours.
  • Fully Accessible – these are homes with a high level of physical access for people who have physical challenges (e.g., if you use a powered wheelchair at home). These homes have features that make daily tasks easier, such as eating, showering and cooking. They also have assistive technology to aid independence.
  • High Physical Support – these homes come with special features that enable people with very high needs to access the support they need, such as a ceiling hoist in the bedroom, backup power supply in case of a power outage, wide doors to all room, communication technology, and home automation.

Looking for Specialist Disability Accommodation Providers in Wollongong? We’d love to help. Our homes aren’t just accessible – they’re also modern and appealing spaces you’ll be proud to live in. All of our places are located in sought-after suburbs, conveniently close to amenities such as shopping centres, medical facilities and hospitals, employment and education opportunities, recreation spaces such as parks and accessible nature tracks, restaurants and popular eateries.

For more information about SDA accommodation in Wollongong and surrounding suburbs, please get in touch and chat to one of our disability experts.

NDIS Supported Independent Living in Wollongong

Home Caring provides Supported Independent Living in Wollongong. This is a type of support that helps you live independently at home. It could include supervision with personal care, preparing tasty and nutritious meals, learning daily living skills, transport to appointments, social activities with housemates, and activities that build your capacity.

NDIS Supported Independent Living in Wollongong is for people with high support needs, and who need some amount of help at home all the time. This could mean support seven days a week, or overnight support. SIL funding can’t be used for costs like your rent, or daily expenses such as groceries.

As SIL providers in Wollongong, Home Caring can help you live independently in the community, while building your capacity and self-confidence. Our experienced team of support workers will work with you, empowering you to make informed decisions, perform daily tasks, learn new skills, and engage with others in the community.

We also carefully match each housemate in our homes, so you’ll always feel comfortable with the people you are living with. You’ll have an opportunity to live with people who you can get along with, and are in a similar stage of life to you.

For more information about SIL NDIS in Wollongong, please get in touch. We’d love to chat to you about your unique needs.

Short Term Accommodation in Wollongong

Home Caring provides NDIS Short Term Accommodation in Wollongong. We provide a safe and supportive place to stay for up to 14 days at a time, funded through your NDIS plan. This is a good opportunity to learn some skills, try a new hobby, or enjoy a change in scenery from your usual home, so your loved one or usual carer can take a break. All of our homes are comfortable and appealing, so you’ll enjoy your short time away.

If you’re looking for NDIS Short Term Accommodation providers in Wollongong, please get in touch. We’d love to chat to you about your unique needs, and how we can help.

Medium Term Accommodation in Wollongong

Home Caring provides Medium Term Accommodation for NDIS participants in Wollongong. If your disability home is not ready yet, this housing option is available for up to 90 days, so you can stay somewhere safe and comfortable before moving into your long-term home. Our disability housing options offer a great accessible environment where you can live safely, while receiving all the supports that are included in your NDIS plans.

NDIS High Intensity Support in Wollongong

Home Caring provides homes for people who require complex care in Wollongong. Our homes have accessible features and special equipment, so people with high needs can live independently in the community with all the support they need.

High Intensity NDIS support at home could include:

  • Complex bowel care and stoma care
  • Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastronomy (PEG) feeding
  • Tracheostomy care and ventilation
  • Daily catheter maintenance
  • Administering medication via injections
  • Diabetes management
  • Seizure monitoring
  • Wound care and pressure care
  • Mealtime management for complex care needs
  • Support to manage challenging behaviour
  • Assistance with personal care tasks such as showering
  • Social activities and community engagement
  • Support for cognitive disabilities and complex disability

All of our high care in Wollongong is provided by highly experienced professionals with qualifications in supporting people with complex support needs. We support people with compassion and attention to detail, treating each of our clients with dignity and respect.

To find out more about high care in Wollongong, please get in touch with our friendly team. We provide complex care in Wollongong’s suburbs, and we would love to chat to you about your unique needs.

Group Homes in Wollongong

A group home is shared accommodation for NDIS participants in the community. It’s a great opportunity to live with other people in your stage of life, make new friends, and have fun taking part in activities that add value and fun to your life. Group homes are also a great place to receive SIL supports – both for your individual needs, and alongside others with opportunities for social engagement.

Home Caring’s group home in Wollongong provides a safe and friendly space for people with disability to live together as a household. You’ll have an opportunity to meet your housemates before moving in, so you can get to know them and learn a bit about the household. We support people to be part of a warm and friendly household where you can be part of a community and lead extraordinary lives.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I know what accommodation will suit me?

If you’re looking for SDA housing in Wollongong, it’s worth thinking through what type of place you’d like to live in. Some factors to consider before you choose an SDA provider are:

  • If you like the place – it sounds simple, but you should love the home you’re in, and want to live there. Ask the provider if you can tour the home and see if it’s to your liking.
  • If you have the supports you need – check that the home is accessible to your needs, and if it has all the features and supports you need to live independently
  • If the location is right – living near your support network and amenities such as shops, medical centres and recreation spaces will impact how independent you can be
  • If you can get along with the other housemates – most providers will give you an opportunity to meet your housemates before moving in, so you can see if the household is a good fit for you.
  • Can I receive SIL that suits me – before moving into a home, as if you will you be able to receive SIL supports that help you stay independent, and that make a difference to your life.
  • If the customer service is focused on your needs – is the provider responsive to problems and questions? What is their process for dealing with issues when they arise?
What vacancies do you have in Wollongong?

Home Caring has a wide range of SDA NDIS in Wollongong, in different design categories. To find out about a Specialist Disability Accommodation vacancy close to you, please get in touch.

Can I receive SIL if I live alone?

If you are eligible, you can access NDIS Supported Independent Living in Wollongong whether you live with other NDIS participants in a home, or on your own (although there may be other support options that are better suited to your needs)

For more information on what NDIS SIL in Wollongong could look like for you, get in touch with our friendly team of disability experts. We’d love to help.

Do you have disability accommodation in other parts of Australia?

Along with NDIS accommodation in Wollongong, Home Caring has a range of quality housing options across Australia – including Victoria, New South Wales, Queensland, Western Australia and South Australia. To find out about current vacancies in your area, please get in touch and speak to a member of our team.

Want to find out more about disability homes in Wollongong? We’d love to chat. Please get in touch for a FREE consultation with one of our friendly disability housing experts. As a disability service provider registered with the NDIS, we’re happy to use our expertise to help.

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