NDIS Disability Support Services in Elwood

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

Elwood is a community where Caring Hearts excels in delivering personalised NDIS support services, aligning with the area's unique character and community spirit. Our services are designed to empower your independence and enhance your connection with the Elwood community. We provide comprehensive support, from daily living assistance to enabling participation in local community events. Our Elwood-based team is not just skilled in care; they're integral parts of the community. They utilise their local insights to help participants immerse themselves in Elwood's vibrant community life, from neighbourhood gatherings to local initiatives. At Caring Hearts, we're committed to fostering a strong sense of community involvement and belonging, making Elwood not just a place to live, but a community to be an active part of.

Our NDIS disability support services include:

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NDIS Supported Independent Living in Elwood

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The Benefits of Our Supported Independent Living Services:

1. Select Your Dream Home in Elwood: Explore a variety of shared living options in Elwood with our assistance. Whether you prefer a lively setting near Elwood Beach or a more secluded spot amidst the leafy streets, we'll find the ideal place that suits your lifestyle.

2. Strengthen Your Independence: Our Elwood team is passionate about supporting you in mastering essential life competencies. From grocery shopping at local markets to managing personal schedules, we provide the tools and support necessary for you to live independently and confidently.

3. Be Part of Elwood's Thriving Community: Engage with the warm and welcoming community of Elwood. Our SIL services create pathways for you to participate in local hobbies, attend community festivals, or simply enjoy the beautiful beachside environment, fostering enriching social connections.

4. Access Customised Support in Your Community: Our dedicated support team in Elwood is committed to providing personalised assistance 24/7. Catering to your unique needs, we are always prepared to help with daily tasks, offering compassionate and professional support.

5. Achieve Your Aspirations in Elwood: We at Caring Hearts believe in your potential and ambitions. Our Elwood-based SIL services are designed to assist you in identifying and pursuing your goals, whether they involve career advancement, creative pursuits, or enjoying a more autonomous lifestyle.

6. Reliable Support, Day and Night: Transitioning to a new phase of independence is a significant step. Our team in Elwood ensures that you have support whenever you need it, providing a secure and comforting presence in your new home.

Typical Services Provided by Our SIL Support Workers in Elwood:
  • Personal care assistance: including grooming, dressing, and managing medications.
  • Effective household management: tasks like cleaning, laundry, and cooking.
  • Transportation services: for various appointments, shopping trips, and leisure activities.
  • Social and recreational engagement: participation in local events, exploring hobbies and interests.
  • Assistance with communication and paperwork: managing emails, forms, and other correspondence.
  • Financial management support: including budgeting, banking, and handling bills.
  • Regular health and well-being assessments.
  • Life skills education: encompassing cooking, cleaning, and personal care.

Caring Hearts’ SIL services in Elwood offer a harmonious blend of independence and tailored support. Get in touch to learn more about how we can help you enjoy a fulfilling life in this scenic suburb.

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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 Elwood: Thriving Community, Endless Possibilities

We love supporting people in Elwood, a vibrant bayside suburb just 5km south of Melbourne's CBD, nestled within the City of Port Phillip. We understand that finding the right NDIS supports means connecting with a community that embraces you, and Elwood delivers on that promise in spades. Our local support workers live right here in Elwood, deeply familiar with the neighbourhood and ready to help you discover all it has to offer.

Accessible Local Amenities: Your Elwood Guide

Shopping and Services:
  • Bay Street Shopping Precinct (Bay St): Bustling with cafes, boutiques, supermarkets, and essential services like banks and pharmacies, Bay Street offers a one-stop shop for all your needs. Wide footpaths and designated accessible parking make navigating a breeze.
  • Elwood Village (Ormond Rd): This charming village boasts specialty shops, bakeries, and a Woolworths supermarket, all easily accessible with level entry and wide aisles.

Parks and Leisure:
  • Elwood Foreshore: Soak up the sun on the golden sands, enjoy a picnic on the grassy foreshore, or take a scenic stroll along the beach path. Designated accessible beach mats and a Mobi-Chair (floating wheelchair) make the beach accessible for everyone.
  • Elwood Park (Marine Pde): This expansive park offers a playground, BBQ facilities, and plenty of open space for relaxation or recreation. Paved pathways and level access ensure everyone can enjoy the fresh air.
  • Elsternwick Park (Alma Rd): A short walk from Elwood, this park features sporting facilities, a playground, and a dog park, all accessible with designated parking and ramps.

Community Hubs:
  • Elwood Community Centre (Ormond Rd): This bustling hub offers a range of programs and activities for all ages, from fitness classes to social events. Level access and assistive equipment are available.
  • Port Phillip Library (Bay St): Borrow a book, join a storytime session, or access free Wi-Fi in this modern library. Wide aisles and accessible amenities make it a welcoming space for everyone.

Healthcare and Support:
  • Elwood Medical Centre (Marine Pde): This GP clinic offers a range of medical services with accessible parking and ramp access.
  • Bayside Hospital (Beach Rd): Located nearby in Brighton, this major hospital provides specialist care and is fully accessible with designated parking and ramps.

Getting Around:
  • Public Transport: Elwood is well-served by trams and buses, with designated accessible stops and low-floor vehicles.
  • Taxis and Ridesharing: Accessible taxis and rideshare services are readily available in the area.

Beyond the List:

This is just a taste of what Elwood has to offer. From vibrant community events to hidden laneways filled with art, there's something for everyone. Our local Caring Hearts team is here to help you unlock Elwood's potential and connect with like-minded individuals. Together, we can build a brighter, more inclusive future in this welcoming bayside community.

Remember, Elwood is your gateway to a fulfilling life, filled with connection, opportunity, and endless possibilities.
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