Take a break, relax and unwind at Northcott’s Short Stay (Respite) House, Liverpool – a home away from home. This environment will provide you with great opportunities to make new friends, get involved in fun activities, have some time away from family and build your independence.
Our Specialist Supported Living (SSL) centre-based respite services provide professional support and care for children and adults with disability and complex health needs.
If you are a carer, you will have the chance to take a break, being assured that your loved one will have the very best of care.
The house is fully equipped to provide a safe, accessible and pleasant stay with multiple indoor and outdoor areas. It also offers 24-hour support by committed, qualified and experienced registered nurses and assistant nurses, as well as a range of activity-based programs and a wheelchair accessible vehicle for outings.
Conveniently located, the house is just a short drive from Liverpool CBD, Westfield, Liverpool Hospital, buses and trains.
Features of the property
- Ten bedrooms, two bathrooms and two toilets (fully accessible)
- Fully gated driveway
- Visitor parking
- Undercover wheelchair accessible parking
- Visitors room
- Two kitchens that open to two dining and living areas
- Two laundries
- Indoor sensory space
- Outdoor courtyard
- Close to shops and public transport
Special features and equipment available
- Adjustable electric beds
- Built-in wardrobes
- Oxygen and suctioning systems
- Bathroom grab rails
- Handheld showers
- Shower bed and chair
- Hoists and slings
- Gas BBQ
- TVs in 5 bedrooms
- Outdoor wheelchair swing
When you talk to your NDIS planner, they will use the following terms to describe the funding that can be used to purchase our centre-based respite services.
|Short Term Accommodation and Assistance|
|Assistance with Self-Care Activities in a STA|
Our care will support people with disability and complex health needs including enteral feeding, CPAP/BiPAP requirements, nebuliser treatment, shallow suctioning, tracheostomy and ventilation care, Supa Pubic Catheter care, complex seizure care and diabetes care.