SIL Vacancy in Doolandella – Male and Female Shared Home
If you have an intellectual, physical or psychosocial disability and you are unable to live independently, Supported Independent Living (SIL) could be the right choice for you.
Supported Independent Living (SIL) is an NDIS support where you can live with other people with a disability or on your own. You will also receive support with everyday tasks like cleaning, cooking and personal care.
- Spacious modern home
- Located in a quiet cul-de-sac
- Multiple communal living areas
- Safe residential area
About the Home
This large, modern home is in the peaceful neighbourhood of Doolandella, located 20kms southwest of Brisbane CBD. This area is considered to be quiet and tranquil whilst still having easy access to both the Ipswich & Logan Motorways. Forest Lake Shopping Centre is also a 4km drive away and the local bus route is a 5-minute walk.
The home features the following;
- 24/7 staffing with currently a sleepover staff at night
- An open plan kitchen & dining area
- Multiple living rooms throughout the house including a large rumpus/ family room
- A large undercover outdoor entertaining area
- 3 large-sized bedrooms all with built-in robes
- Ducted reverse cycle air conditioning throughout
- Security alarm system
- Double sized garage with automatic garage doors and internal access
- The front yard fully fenced including electronic gates across the driveway
About the Vacancy
Number of Vacancies = 1
There is currently 1 vacancy available at this property, ideally suited to a male or female over the age of 35 who are sociable and like to have a chat.
The current house member is a male in his 60s who is very social and enjoys watching football, going out for coffee, or going out for a walk. This property is considered to be suitable for those individuals with moderate support needs.
About the Area
Doolandella is located 20kms southwest of Brisbane CBD. This area is considered to be quiet and tranquil whilst still having easy access to both the Ipswich & Logan Motorways. Forest Lake Shopping Centre is also a 4km drive away and the local bus route is a 5-minute walk.
Support and Funding
Challenge provides 24/7 support staff, including overnight sleepover or active support. Our staff are committed to providing the house members with a high level of support to develop and build life skills including personal care, budgeting, shopping, cooking, maintaining the living environment and social skills. All house members are encouraged to be active in the local community.
Applicants must have NDIS funding for Supported Independent Living. Challenge residential fees include rent, food, utilities, home maintenance, internet access, basic streaming service, communal appliances and communal area furniture.