Everyone needs a bit of downtime, and respite care affords carers and their dependents the opportunity to take some time for themselves with a short break. It keeps everyone feeling refreshed, happy, and ready to take on the world! Our team of expert Joy Makers give participants the highest standard of care and support, giving you the peace of mind to make the most of your break. We all have different needs, but joyfulness is universal.
Our respite is available in accommodation that is not your usual home. Respite is to provide care to a person with a disability while a carer tends to their own needs. Respite is helpful to prevent carer burnout, enhance the quality of life of Australians with a disability to access essential care with the support of trained disability support professionals.
Our respite gives carers peace of mind that their loved one with a disability is supported 24 hours a day by trained disability professionals, in a safe and health focused environment with the opportunity to pursue activities of interest and value to the person with a disability that most Australians would take for granted. It is disability support for care needs and supported community participation in family friendly activities (ticket costs to sport, arts, activities, theme parks, movies and similar are covered).
Short term accommodation is suitable for you if you want to try new things, develop new skills, meet new people, go to new places while having the 24-hour support of your disability workers. This helps you pursue your disability goals in accommodation that you don’t usually live in.
Did you know your NDIS plan funding pays for most costs associated with essential respite and STA services such as the disability worker supports for your entire stay, activities of value in your community (ticket costs) that are health and wellbeing focused and allow you to participate in your community with the supports you need. Three solid meals and accommodation costs are all covered with no out of pocket to you! To maximise skills building and independence all accommodation at Your Hart 2 Hart includes your own bedroom, bathroom and kitchenette so you have the perfect blend of private living areas and round the clock support worker assistance available for your care needs.
In home respite is Short term respite delivered by a Support Worker in your own home that is of short term (less than 8 hours) duration. This style of respite is charged at the hourly support worker rate and is for helping the person with a disability in their own home with general tasks of daily living.
We’ve ﬂipped the typical respite oﬀering on its head by designing ours around giving our clients an unforgettable experience. It might be your break, but it’s their party.
The NDIS can be challenging to navigate, but we’re here to support you and your family at every step.
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