NDIS Disability Support Services in Kensington

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

Caring Hearts in Kensington is passionate about delivering culturally sensitive and inclusive NDIS disability support services. Our variety of one-on-one support services is designed to empower you to live independently and vibrantly in Kensington. Whether you need assistance with daily tasks, personal care, or aim to improve your community and workplace engagement, our committed team is here to assist you. Our support workers, who live locally in the Kensington community, utilise their local expertise to connect you with neighborhood activities and events, helping you enjoy a more connected and fulfilling life.

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 Kensington and surrounds, with 24/7 Supported Independent Living (SIL) from our friendly local team.
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NDIS Supported Independent Living in Kensington

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The Benefits of Our Supported Independent Living Services:

1. Finding Your Perfect Kensington Home: Our aim is to help you discover the ideal shared living environment in Kensington that aligns with your needs. Whether you're in search of a dynamic, communal setting or a more peaceful, private space, we're here to find a place that feels like your own.

2. Enhancing Self-Reliance and Assurance in Kensington: Our Kensington team is dedicated to supporting you in developing key life skills essential for independent living. We assist with everyday responsibilities and decision-making, from budgeting to household maintenance, boosting your confidence and autonomy.

3. Connecting with the Kensington Community: Community involvement is key to a fulfilling lifestyle. Our services in Kensington encourage you to form meaningful connections and engage in activities you love, whether it's participating in local events or experiencing the unique charm of Kensington.

4. Tailored Support in Kensington for Individual Needs: We offer 24/7 support in Kensington, ensuring you have access to our compassionate and skilled staff whenever you need it. Our focus is on providing personalised assistance that caters to your specific requirements.

5. Achieving Personal Goals in Kensington: We believe in the potential of each individual to realise their dreams. Our services in Kensington are structured to help you identify and work towards your goals, be it in your career, hobbies, or independent living. We're here to guide and support you at every turn.

6. Continuous Support for Your Peace of Mind in Kensington: Transitioning to independent living is a big step, and we're committed to making it a smooth experience in Kensington. With our around-the-clock support, we're always available to help with various tasks, ensuring your well-being and comfort.

Typical Services Provided by Our SIL Support Workers in Kensington:
  • Personal care: hygiene, dressing, medication management
  • Home management: housekeeping, laundry, cooking
  • Transportation services: medical appointments, shopping, errands
  • Social and recreational activities: joining in Kensington events, pursuing hobbies, group outings
  • Help with communication and administrative tasks: paperwork, email correspondence, form filling
  • Financial management: budgeting advice, banking, bill handling
  • Health and well-being checks
  • Life skills education: cooking, home care, personal hygiene routines

Experience the joy and independence of living in your own place in Kensington, backed by the dedicated and personalised support of Caring Hearts. Contact us to find out more about how we can enhance your life in Kensington.

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 Kensington with Caring Hearts!

Kensington, just west of Melbourne's bustling CBD, offers a vibrant blend of community spirit and accessible amenities. As your local NDIS provider, Caring Hearts is here to empower you to make the most of this welcoming neighbourhood. Our friendly team, many of whom call Kensington home themselves, knows the area inside and out and is passionate about connecting you with the resources and support you need to thrive.

So, let's explore what Kensington has to offer!

Accessible Local Amenities: Your Kensington Guide

  • Macaulay Road Shopping Centre: This convenient precinct on Macaulay Road offers a Coles supermarket, Kmart, various specialty stores, and accessible parking.
  • Flemington Racecourse Market: Every Sunday, discover a treasure trove of local produce, handmade crafts, and unique finds at this bustling market (4km, accessible via tram).

  • Kensington Primary School: Located on Buckley Street, this primary school boasts accessible facilities and inclusive programs.
  • St Bernard's College: Offering secondary education on Buckley Street, St Bernard's welcomes students of diverse abilities and provides support services.

Parks and Gardens:
  • Kensington Town Hall Gardens: Relax in this pocket of greenery on Bellair Street, featuring accessible paths, a playground, and shaded seating.
  • Footscray Park: Enjoy extensive open space, walking trails, and sporting facilities at this large park (3km, accessible via tram).

Community Services and Facilities:
  • Kensington Community Hub: This one-stop shop on Buckley Street offers disability support services, a library, and community programs.
  • Moonee Valley City Council office: Find council services and support at this accessible location on Mount Alexander Road (2km).

  • Moonee Ponds Library: Explore a vast collection of books, CDs, and DVDs at this modern library on Hall Street (3km, accessible via tram).
  • Flemington Library: Discover resources and community programs at this library on Pin Oak Crescent (3km, accessible via tram).

Sports Facilities:
  • Flemington Aquatic Centre: Dive into accessible pools and enjoy hydrotherapy sessions at this state-of-the-art centre (3km, accessible via tram).
  • Moonee Valley Leisure Centre: Get active in accessible gyms, pools, and courts at this comprehensive centre on Ascot Vale Road (2km).

Hospitals and Medical Centres:
  • Royal Melbourne Hospital: This world-class medical facility on Parkville Avenue (3km, accessible via tram) offers specialist services and accessible facilities.
  • Kensington Medical Group: Find general practitioners and allied health services at this accessible clinic on Buckley Street.

Local Council Office:
  • Moonee Valley City Council office: Access council services and support at this accessible location on Mount Alexander Road (2km).

Building a Life You Love in Kensington

With Caring Hearts by your side, Kensington becomes your canvas for a fulfilling life. Our knowledgeable local support workers are here to help you navigate these amenities, connect with the community, and build your confidence. Remember, disability is just one part of your story – Kensington, with its open arms and accessible offerings, is waiting to be explored. So, let's start creating beautiful memories, together!
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Additional Resources

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