Housing and Support - Annecto

Housing and Support

Housing and Support helps you live independently in the home of your choice.

What we do

Annecto is a registered NDIS provider. We put you, your community and your life goals at the centre of our work.

We work with you to make sure that your new home is right for you. That can include setting up smart technology, accessibility equipment and home modifications.

We partner with organisations such as Guardian Living, Housing Choices Australia and Haven; Home, Safe across Victoria, to support you to find the best housing and living environment.

The services we offer

Supported Independent Living (SIL)

With Supported Independent Living (SIL) supports, we assist you to live independently in your home. SIL is best suited for people with higher support needs, who need a significant amount of assistance throughout the day, every day. It can also include overnight support. 

SIL supports can mean assisting you with daily tasks, like personal care, cooking meals or going to your favourite local cafe, so you can live as independently as possible, while building your skills. 

Daily living supports

We can support you with your everyday activities and the basic support you need to live your life and achieve your goals.
Daily living supports, known as flexible NDIS core supports, include four categories of support:
 

  • Daily home and personal supports 
  • Social and community connection and participation 
  • Transport services
  • Consumables – we can help you purchase items that will help you live the life you want, from house modifications or a wheelchair to small items for around your house.

Short stays

Known as Short-Term Accommodation (STA), Annecto Housing and Support offers an out-of-home STA service for participants that have NDIS STA funding.

Located in Taylors Lakes, our short stay site is accessible to anyone in need of a short break or looking to take a first step towards living independently. We provide a safe space that is set up for you, outside of your usual home, whether it’s for a night or for six weeks.

We also offer medium-term stays (up to 90 days).

Community participation and access

We will support you to connect with your community. Learn or try something new in your neighbourhood, sing your heart out on a karaoke night, or simply go to your favourite op-shop: let us know what is important to you!

Transition support

We will support you to live independently into your own home. At Annecto, we can assist you with transitioning from institutional settings to your own house or apartment. We will be there every step of the way to make sure that you feel safe, confident and in control. 

Capacity building

We will work with you to create your personalised support plan and identify your goals. We support you to build skills, confidence and independence so you can live the life you want. 

Clinical and Allied Health services

We can arrange for a qualified nurse or an allied health professional to visit you at home to assess your medical needs and provide support. 

Why choose us?

At Annecto, we are proud of our track record in supporting people to transition away from nursing or residential homes into homes that work for them.

The housing environments we work in are built with specific infrastructure and assistive technology to enable you to live with minimum support and maximum independence.

With a team of over 150 frontline workers, we operate in multiple sites across the Melbourne metropolitan area.

We will work with you to support you to achieve your life goals. Our team focuses on getting to know each individual tenant and what is important to them – to you! This can include building connections in the community, increasing your opportunities to get a job, or even simply enjoying your new home.

Our vacancies

We have houses and apartments available all across Melbourne. Find our current vacancies below.

For more information, fill in the enquiry form below or contact our Housing and Support team directly at HousingAndSupport@annecto.org.au or (03) 9876 0122.

A few things you need to know before you apply:
  • The applicant must be aged 18 years or over.
  • These are enrolled Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) properties. This means that you will need to have approved NDIA eligibility and the appropriate level of SDA and SIL funding available.
  • The applicant will need to be able to pay rent and utilities.
  • The applicant or their nominate representative will need to establish a residential agreement.
Annecto Housing and Support apartment building in Essendon

4 x vacancies in Essendon

We have vacancies in a brand-new apartment building in Essendon. The apartments available all have two bedrooms, a large living area, a balcony, one bathroom and a car space and storage cage.

The building is located in central Essendon with Essendon train station and a bus stop located at the front of the property. There is also a tram network nearby.

The SDA design category for this home is: High physical support

The SDA building type for this home is: Apartment

Learn more about these homes here.

Picture of Annecto Housing and Support Altona house

1 x vacancy in Newport

Two spacious sharehouses in the South-West bay of Melbourne with multiple rooms available. 

Both houses are accessible and well-equipped, for people who wish to share with four other tenants.

The SDA design category for this home is: Improved livability

The SDA building type for this home is: Group home

Learn more about this house here.

Picture of Annecto Housing and Support Wantirna townhouse

2 x vacancies in Wantirna

Comfortable and modern two-story townhouse with two bedrooms. Designed to support individuals with who require onsite support within the home and want to share with another person.

Learn more about this house here.

A picture of the new Maribyrnong apartment building

4 x vacancies in Maribyrnong

We have 8 brand-new SDA apartments available in the Edgewater precinct, in Maribyrnong. The 1-bedroom apartments all have a walk-in wardrobe, a large living area, a balcony and a spacious bathroom.

Learn more about these vacancies and express your interest here.

Check out our quick apartment tour video.

A lovely brick sharehouse in Altona, to be shared with other tenants. There is an accessible ramp at the front.

1 x vacancy in Altona

We have a spacious room available in a quiet location in Altona.

The house is accessible and well-equipped, for people who wish to share with three other tenants. It is close to local cafes and parks and just a short drive to supermarkets.  

The SDA design category for this home is: Improved livability

The SDA building type for this home is: House

Learn more about this house here.

Picture of the new Housing and Support SDA villa located in Winter Valley (Ballarat)

4 x vacancies in Winter Valley (Ballarat)

Our first regional SDA project offers a two-bedroom shared house and four single-resident villas near the local town centre. All located in adjoining blocks, the houses are bright and spacious with private outdoor areas.

They are all built to the High Physical Support SDA standard.

Learn more about the two-bedroom house here and about the single-resident villas here.

Hear from our tenants

Our customers are at the heart of what we do, find below the testimonies of some of our tenants.

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