12 things to look for when choosing a group home

Disability Group homes have been in Australian communities for many years, providing housing for people with disability. They are designed to be places where residents can receive the support they need, while staying connected and enjoying the benefits of shared living.

In the past, disability homes have resembled institutions and had lack of choice for residents, but thankfully, things are different today. Providers now focus on delivering empowering support that promotes dignity, self-esteem, choice and independent living.

Not all group homes are the same, so it’s worth doing some research so you can choose a home that not only meets NDIS and Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) standards, but is right for you.

To help get you started here are 12 things to look for when considering a group home, and some questions to ask a provider when deciding where to live.

Find out what the 12 things are at…

Home Caring source: https://www.homecaring.com.au/12-things-to-look-for-when-choosing-a-group-home/

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