Formerly House with No Steps and The Tipping Foundation

Supported Independent Living (SIL) at Maryland NSW

Situated on the outskirts of Newcastle, enjoy living in this modern home with village shopping close by.

Property ID 2287-3-SIL

Accessibility

  • Fully accessible
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Ceiling hoists fitted
  • Accessible bathroom
Bedrooms
5 bedrooms
Bathrooms
2 bathrooms

The property

Vacancy details

There is currently 1 vacant bedroom in this property, ready for the new resident to add their own furnishings and belongings.

Features

  • 5 bedroom house; 4 bedrooms available for residents, 1 room for staff
  • Shared areas include: modern living and dining space adjacent to the kitchen
  • Easily maintained, fully fenced level yard, with a covered patio and entertaining area, fully equipped with BBQ and outdoor setting
  • 2 bathrooms; main bathroom is wheelchair accessible with hand rail installed
  • Wheelchair entry via front door, but please note – back entry is not wheelchair accessible.

Bedroom features

  • Built-in wardrobe
  • Tiled flooring
  • Aluminium framed window, overlooking the side courtyard.

Nearby facilities

  • Short walk to bus stop
  • Village shopping nearby, giving you access to shops and cafes
  • Centrally located for community services and amenities
  • Visit the wetland, Sugarloaf Mountain, Newcastle beaches and Lake Macquarie.

Applicant considerations

This vacancy is best suited for a male or female aged 20–60 years, who has standard support needs with the ability to share a home well with others.

The current residents are 2 females and a male, aged in their 30s and 40s. They enjoy a range of activities including shopping, craft, music, sport and fitness.

This property is a private rental which operates at a board and lodgings model.

A shared vehicle is available for transport in the community (additional fees apply).

The current staff ratio is 1:4 at standard times or 2:4 in peak hours, currently with a sleepover night model. 1:1 care is available as required/funded.

Funding

To apply for this vacancy you will be asked to have funding for accommodation in your NDIS plan, and to pay rent and utilities. We will also ask you or your important person to sign an agreement.

Making an enquiry

We know choosing where you live is a big decision and we would love to show you around. Talk to our team to organise a time or ask any questions.

Customer service 1300 538 746