NDIS Disability Support Services in South Melbourne

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

In South Melbourne, Caring Hearts is proud to provide bespoke NDIS support services, attuned to the area's diverse and energetic community spirit. Our goal is to empower your independence and deepen your engagement with the South Melbourne community. Offering a range of support from daily life assistance to promoting participation in community events, our team is dedicated to your well-being. Our South Melbourne-based support workers are not just skilled caregivers; they're part of the local fabric. They use their intimate knowledge of the area to help participants become involved in the community's vibrant life, from local festivals to community programs. At Caring Hearts, we're committed to fostering a sense of belonging and active involvement, making South Melbourne a place where you're not just residing, but truly thriving.

Our NDIS disability support services include:

Looking For NDIS Accommodation in South Melbourne?

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

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The Benefits of Our Supported Independent Living Services:

1. Explore Ideal Living Spaces in South Melbourne: In South Melbourne, we help you find shared accommodation that perfectly aligns with your preferences. Whether you seek a vibrant community near the South Melbourne Market or a peaceful setting closer to the Botanical Gardens, we'll ensure your new home feels just right.

2. Building Independence and Confidence: Our dedicated South Melbourne team focuses on enhancing your ability to live autonomously. We support you in developing skills like shopping at local markets, managing your time effectively, and maintaining your home, boosting your independence and self-assurance.

3. Connect with the Dynamic South Melbourne Community: Become an integral part of South Melbourne's diverse community. Our SIL services provide opportunities to engage in neighbourhood activities, from cultural events to local gatherings, fostering strong social ties and community involvement.

4. Tailored Support in Your Own Neighbourhood: We offer customised 24/7 support in South Melbourne. Our team is committed to understanding and meeting your unique needs, providing professional and empathetic assistance for your everyday life.

5. Achieving Your Goals in South Melbourne: At Caring Hearts, we believe in your potential. Our SIL services in South Melbourne are designed to help you identify and realise your aspirations, be it joining a local group, starting a new venture, or embracing a more independent lifestyle.
6. Assurance with 24/7 Support: Embracing independent living is a significant transition. Our South Melbourne team offers consistent support, ensuring you always have someone to rely on, which brings comfort and security to your new home setting.

Typical Services Provided by Our SIL Support Workers in South Melbourne:
  • Personal care assistance: including hygiene, dressing, and medication management.
  • Household management tasks: cleaning, laundry, meal preparation.
  • Transport services: for medical appointments, shopping, and social outings.
  • Social and recreational engagement: participation in local events, exploring hobbies.
  • Communication and paperwork support: managing emails, forms, and general correspondence.
  • Financial management assistance: budget planning, banking, and bill payments.
  • Regular health and well-being monitoring.
  • Education in important life skills: cooking, cleaning, personal organisation.

With Caring Hearts’ SIL services in South Melbourne, you can enjoy the independence of living in your own space while benefiting from our dedicated and personalised support. Contact us to learn how we can help you live a rewarding and autonomous life in this vibrant suburb.

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 South Melbourne, Your Vibrant NDIS Neighborhood!

Caring Hearts loves to support the people of South Melbourne, a lively and accessible suburb just a stone's throw from Melbourne's bustling CBD. Situated within the Port Phillip council area, this friendly pocket of the city offers a wealth of possibilities for people living with disabilities, all supported by our dedicated team of local disability support workers.

Our team lives and breathes South Melbourne, meaning they know the ins and outs of accessing all the wonderful amenities this vibrant community has to offer. So, whether you're seeking bustling shopping streets, serene parks, or inclusive sporting facilities, Caring Hearts is here to help you make the most of your local surrounds.

Accessible Local Amenities: Explore and Connect!

Let's dive into the heart of South Melbourne, uncovering a treasure trove of accessible places waiting to be discovered:

Shopping & Services:
  • South Melbourne Market: Bustling with fresh produce, gourmet delights, and vibrant stalls, this iconic market (Cecil Street) boasts wide aisles and wheelchair-friendly access. Assistance dogs are welcome, and staff are always happy to lend a hand.
  • Clarendon Street Shops: From quirky boutiques to essential services, Clarendon Street offers a delightful shopping experience. Many shops have wide doorways and ramps, making navigation a breeze.

Parks & Relaxation:
  • Albert Park: A sprawling green oasis just minutes away (Queens Road), Albert Park offers accessible pathways, picnic areas, and even a designated wheelchair-friendly BBQ zone. Relax by the lake, enjoy a leisurely stroll, or soak up the sunshine - the possibilities are endless.
  • South Melbourne Community Garden (Bank Street): Immerse yourself in the therapeutic world of gardening. This inclusive space welcomes people of all abilities, featuring raised garden beds, accessible pathways, and plenty of friendly faces to share the joys of growing your own food.

Community & Support:
  • Port Phillip Community Centre (Graham Street): This vibrant hub offers a diverse range of activities and support services for people with disabilities. From social groups and exercise classes to disability advocacy and information sessions, there's something for everyone.
  • South Melbourne Library (Albert Road): Dive into a world of books and knowledge! This welcoming library boasts accessible entrances, wide aisles, and helpful staff ready to assist. They even offer home library delivery for those who can't make it in person.

Sports & Wellbeing:
  • MSAC Aquatic Centre (Stanley Street): Dive into refreshing waters at this inclusive facility. The MSAC boasts accessible pools, ramps, and changing rooms, ensuring everyone can enjoy a splash.
  • Albert Park Bowls Club (Queens Road): Gather your friends and roll into some fun! This friendly club welcomes people of all abilities, with accessible pathways, ramps, and even modified bowls equipment available.

Hospitals & Medical Care:
  • The Alfred Hospital (Commercial Road): This renowned medical facility offers comprehensive care, with excellent accessibility features throughout. Wide corridors, ramps, and lifts ensure everyone can navigate with ease.
  • South Melbourne Medical Centre (Dorcas Street): Your local GP is right on your doorstep! This friendly clinic boasts accessible facilities and a team of caring professionals dedicated to your health and wellbeing.

Council Services:
  • Port Phillip City Council Offices (Graham Street): Need some council assistance? The friendly team at the City Offices are happy to help. Accessible entrances, lifts, and helpful staff ensure everyone can access the services they need.

Embrace Your Vibrant Community with Caring Hearts

Caring Hearts is your bridge to experiencing all that South Melbourne has to offer. Our local team, deeply embedded in the community, will support you in accessing these amenities, connecting with services, and fostering meaningful connections within your neighbourhood.

Remember, at Caring Hearts, we believe everyone deserves to feel included and empowered. So, let's step out your door, explore your vibrant neighbourhood, and build a life filled with possibility in South Melbourne!
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Additional Resources

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