STAA SERVICES

Our Short Term Accommodation and Assistance services offer you an enjoyable and positive experience with a focus on leisure activities, community participation and enhancing your independence. Short Term Accommodation and Assistance also offers your family and carers short-term or time limited breaks from their caring role.

Our Approach

Our dedicated team of disability support workers’ have the training, skills and experience in providing high quality care and support to people with a range of disabilities, health and support needs.

You are at the centre of what we do. Using our person-centred approach we will work with you, your family and support network to develop a respite plan that best supports your needs and goals.

 

Facility Based Short Term Accommodation and Assistance

AGAPI Care’s facility-based Short Term Accommodation and Assistance service offers the opportunity for you to experience some time away from home in a safe, supported shared accommodation house.

At our facility-based Short Term Accommodation and Assistance centres we strive to create a welcoming and comfortable home like environment with a focus on leisure activities and community participation. You have the opportunity to enjoy new experiences, socialise and meet new people, be involved in recreational activities, learn new skills, and experience greater independence. We offer a range of activities and outings including arts and crafts, games and day trips.

Short Term Accommodation and Assistance access may be regular or occasional to meet individual needs.

Each Short Term Accommodation and Assistance centre can accommodate up to five people.

Each Short Term Accommodation and Assistance centre has shared accommodation and common areas.

 

Individual Short Term Accommodation and Assistance

Individual Short Term Accommodation and Assistance can be provided in the community at regular times on a weekly, fortnightly or monthly basis to enable individuals to attend every-day activities and participate in the community or provide you with in home support.

 

Our Locations

AGAPI Care has two facility based Short Term Accommodation and Assistance houses.
We also offer In Home Support.

Preston House

Our Preston House offers Short Term Accommodation and Assistance services from Monday to Sunday under a sleepover model.

Oakleigh House

Our Oakleigh House offers Short Term Accommodation and Assistance services from Monday to Sunday under a sleepover model.

Do you require Short Term Accommodation and Assistance?
Contact the Manager Client Services  on (03) 9471 1231.

Who can access our services?

People with physical or intellectual disabilities 18 years of age and over, living in the Northern, Southern, Western or Eastern regions with low to medium care needs can access our Short Term Accommodation and Assistance and Specialist Disability Accommodation services.

People with complex needs, high physical support or behaviours of concern will require specialised support workers.

We will work with you, your family and support network to design an individual plan that supports your needs and goals.

Contact Us on (03) 9471 1231 or email info@agapicare.org.au