Yooralla's accommodation for adults in Watsonia
Bathed in natural light, this modern five bedroom brick home is suitable for people with disability with high support needs including those with an acquired brain injury. Each bedroom has its own access to large outdoor area to enjoy a BBQ with friends and family. Located in Melbourne’s north the residence is near public transport and a great local shopping strip.
About the home
This brick veneer home has two living areas adjoining the kitchen. The kitchen is large and can accommodate a person who uses a wheelchair to cook. The home has ducted heating and evaporative cooling. Each bedroom has built in wardrobes with access to a bathroom and overhead hoists.
The spacious laundry has a washing machine, dryer and good storage. The garden large light filled garden includes a veranda and BBQ. Staff are available permanently on site, including an active night support.
Residents can participate in Yooralla’s ‘Eating Well for Better Health’ program which involves education for residents and staff on healthy menu planning and preparation, as well as the health benefits of consuming nutritionally-rich food.
Location and proximity to amenities
The home is close to public transport and a shopping strip with a public library, eateries and specialty shops with chemists, post office.
The home is wheelchair accessible. Each bedroom has an overhead hoist.
Current tenant mix
The current tenant mix is comprised of men aged from 40 to 60. The home is suitable for people with an acquired brain injury, physical disability and high support needs. Residents are active in the community including paid employment. One of the residents has a dog, a Rhodesian ridgeback.
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