Short Term Accommodation

What is Short Term Accommodation and Assistance?

Our short term accommodation and assistance is a home away from home for people with a disability.

Under the NDIS, Short Term Accommodation (STA) replaces what used to be called ‘respite’ for people with a disability.

NDIS Support Categories

Short term accommodation and assistance is funded under the Core Supports under Assistance with Daily Life in your NDIS plan.

To make an enquiry about the service at Glen Innes please contact us on 02 9698 7194.  Alternatively, we can provide extra information and explain what to ask for in your plan and help you get started.

Short Term Accommodation Q&A

Our Short Term Accommodation service can give you the chance to meet your independence goals, such as meeting new people and trying new activities. Your interests, your likes and your motivations can be tailored to be included in going out for meals to local cafes, clubs and pubs. If you would like to, Glen Innes and places just a close drive away have beautiful parks and woodland to walk or ride through. Glen Innes hosts many festivals and the Glen Innes Show is an event you don’t want to miss.  

No matter your age or tastes, there’s something for you – so chat to us about the different options.

Our short breaks centres are welcoming and well-equipped for people with a disability.

Our staff will make sure your support needs are met, including:

  • Nutrition
  • Meal planning and cooking
  • Personal care such as showering and dressing
  • Taking medication

If you prefer not to stay in one of our properties, we can also provide support in your own home.

You can stay for the day, overnight, a weekend, a holiday, or longer.

An important side note: make sure you check your NDIS plan to see what funding you have included.

Yes! We have both services for children and services for adults.

Respite accommodation

Short Term Accommodation includes support for your day-to-day needs such as meal planning and personal care. Our staff are well-trained to provide the support you need to live out of home for a short period of time.

Stay for a day, overnight, a weekend – or longer. Depending on the funding available in your NDIS plan, you can choose how much time you spend at one of our centres and when you do it, subject to availability.

Care activities

Our short term accommodation service provides for a wide range of interesting and enjoyable activities. Take the opportunity to try something new, develop new skills or indulge in a favourite pastime.

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Looking for support but don't know where to start?

It can be a challenge to understand what support is available to you through the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). We can help you navigate your way through your entitlements and assist you to live the life you want. If you would prefer to speak to someone now, call help line on 02 9698 7194.

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