NDIS Disability Support Services in Balaclava

Including Supported Independent Living (SIL)
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Your Local NDIS Support Service in Balaclava

In the heart of Balaclava, Caring Hearts is passionately providing NDIS support services that reflect the community's vibrant and inclusive nature. Our aim is to enhance your autonomy and community connection through a diverse array of support options. Whether it's assistance with everyday tasks, personal care, or encouraging active participation in local events, our team is eager to support your journey. Our Balaclava-based support workers are more than just caregivers; they're your local guides and companions. With their extensive knowledge of Balaclava, they help weave participants into the fabric of the community, from engaging in local programs to attending popular community gatherings. This approach is central to our ethos at Caring Hearts, fostering a deep sense of belonging and active engagement in the unique and lively Balaclava community.

Our NDIS disability support services include:

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Caring Hearts offers modern, comfortable short-term (STA), medium-term (MTA) and emergency respite disability accommodation in Balaclava and surrounds, with 24/7 Supported Independent Living (SIL) from our friendly local team.
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NDIS Supported Independent Living in Balaclava

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The Benefits of Our Supported Independent Living Services:

1. Find Your Ideal Balaclava Residence: Let us guide you to the perfect shared accommodation in Balaclava, tailored to your preferences. Whether it's a cosy home near Carlisle Street or a serene dwelling by the local parks, we'll ensure you find a place that resonates with your way of life.

2. Foster Self-Reliance and Growth: In Balaclava, our team is dedicated to helping you develop crucial life skills. From navigating public transport to effective home management, we'll empower you to live confidently and independently.

3. Connect with Balaclava's Vibrant Community: Balaclava's lively community spirit is waiting for you. Our SIL services offer opportunities to engage in local activities, from café hopping to participating in community events, enriching your social life and connections.

4. Personalised Support in Your Neighbourhood: Our Balaclava team offers bespoke 24/7 support. We understand your unique needs and are always ready to provide the necessary assistance, be it day-to-day tasks or unexpected situations.

5. Realise Your Personal Aspirations: At Caring Hearts, we see the potential in everyone. Our services in Balaclava are designed to help you set and achieve your personal goals, whether it's pursuing further education, a new hobby, or enjoying a more self-sufficient lifestyle.

6. Enjoy Comprehensive Support Anytime: Stepping into independent living can be thrilling yet challenging. Our Balaclava team provides continuous support to ensure your transition is smooth and worry-free, offering peace of mind in your new home.

Typical Services Provided by Our SIL Support Workers in Balaclava:
  • Assistance with personal care tasks: grooming, dressing, medication management.
  • Household management: including cleaning, laundry, and meal preparation.
  • Transport services: for medical appointments, shopping, and social outings.
  • Engagement in social and recreational pursuits: attending local events and exploring hobbies.
  • Support with communication and administrative tasks: handling emails, paperwork, and forms.
  • Financial management guidance: from budget planning to bill payments.
  • Health and well-being monitoring.
  • Life skills coaching: such as cooking, cleaning, and personal organisation.

With Caring Hearts’ SIL services in Balaclava, you gain the independence of living in your own space, backed by our committed and personalised support. Contact us to explore how we can assist you in embracing a vibrant and independent life in Balaclava.

Embrace freedom with Caring Hearts Supported Independent Living

We help you choose your perfect home and provide 24/7 support for ultimate peace of mind. Call our friendly Advisors to discuss your SIL needs on 1800 844 995.
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Welcome to Balaclava: Your Accessible Gateway to Melbourne's Vibrant Heart

Caring Hearts warmly welcomes you to Balaclava, a charming and accessible suburb nestled just 5 kilometres south of Melbourne's CBD within the Port Phillip City Council. Our local support workers, who live right here in this vibrant community, are passionate about helping you connect with all that Balaclava has to offer, fostering independence and enriching your life with every step.

Accessible Local Amenities: Discover Your Balaclava

Shopping and Services:
  • Balaclava Village: This charming strip on Carlisle Street boasts a Woolworths supermarket, a pharmacy, cafes, and boutique shops, many with wide aisles and ramp access.
  • Ripponlea Village: Head to Greville Street for an eclectic mix of independent stores, bakeries, and delis, many with disability-friendly entrances and helpful staff.

Parks and Leisure:
  • Elwood foreshore: Enjoy stunning seaside views and accessible pathways at this expansive beach, perfect for picnics, walks, or wheelchair adventures.
  • Princes Gardens: Nestled off Carlisle Street, this delightful park offers accessible paths, a sensory garden, and a children's playground with inclusive equipment.

Community Hubs:
  • Balaclava Community Centre: This vibrant hub on Armstrong Street hosts regular events, disability support groups, and accessible meeting spaces.
  • St Kilda Library: Discover a treasure trove of books, audiobooks, and assistive technology at this accessible library on Chapel Street, offering friendly staff and a welcoming atmosphere.

Staying Healthy:
  • Balaclava Medical Centre: This modern clinic on Balaclava Road provides accessible consultation rooms and a range of healthcare services, including telehealth options.
  • Cabrini Brighton: For specialist care, this renowned hospital on Church Street is just a short tram ride away, offering accessible facilities and expert medical teams.

Connecting with Others:
  • Bayside City Council Access and Inclusion Team: This dedicated team provides valuable resources and support for people with disabilities in the local area.
  • NDIS Local Area Coordinators: Based in St Kilda, these friendly coordinators can help you navigate the NDIS and find the best supports for your needs.

Beyond Balaclava:

With convenient tram and bus connections, exploring Melbourne's vibrant heart is a breeze. Our local support workers can accompany you to visit renowned museums, bustling markets, and accessible cultural landmarks, further expanding your horizons.

Living a Full Life in Balaclava

At Caring Hearts, we believe your disability doesn't define you. It's simply a part of your unique story, and Balaclava provides the perfect backdrop for creating a life filled with connection, exploration, and endless possibilities. Our local team is here to walk alongside you every step of the way, empowering you to embrace all that this welcoming community has to offer. So, let's explore Balaclava together and discover the joy of belonging in a vibrant, accessible Melbourne.

Remember, Caring Hearts is always here to support you in connecting with your community and building a life you love, right here in the heart of Balaclava.
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Additional Resources

Further information on accessible facilities and transport can be found on the following websites: