Our services

We understand that everyone’s support needs are different, so tell us how we can support you and together we’ll craft a plan to help you create the lifestyle you choose.

We can assist with a range of supports from community access and recreation to short term accommodation, or even supported independent living in the home of your choice.

We also offer independent support coordination and individual counselling services.

Independent Living Support
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Independent Living

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Short Term Accommodation

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Community and Recreation

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Support Coordination

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Individual Counselling

Independent Living

We can help you understand your individual living options and plan your support needs so that you can choose where and with whom you live.

Mentoring Support

You live very independently and are connected to a mentor who keeps in contact and catches up with you on a regular basis. You can call on them at other times when you need support and guidance. Your mentor is there to guide you and will help you to understand situations so you can make informed choices and decisions (they will never tell you what to do).

Regular Routine Rostered Support

You have regular scheduled support to assist you to live independently.  This support could be for such things as personal care, cooking or shopping.

Shared Housing Support

You share a home with friends who also have a disability and you all receive the support you require to live as independently as possible.  This support can be 24/7 or regular routine rostered support.

Short Term Accommodation

We can help you plan a supported mini-break if Short Term Accommodation and Assistance (STA) is included in your plan.

STA provides an opportunity to:

  • Give you a break away from your informal supports
  • Get additional support into your home so your informal supports can have a break or go away
  • Learn new life skills and to experience what it may be like to live away from the family home
  • Have a holiday in a different setting with support and maybe with friends

STA funding covers food, accommodation, activities and support provided to you for the duration of your stay.

Community Access & Recreation

Crafted Independent Living can assist you to access the community to attend appointments, go shopping or to access recreation or leisure activities of your choice.

The options are almost limitless so talk to us about how you would like to be supported.  Together we’ll craft a plan to assist you to access the community services and activities that are important to you.

Support Coordination

Our independent support coordination services can help you to make sense of your NDIS plan.  We’ll help you take control and make informed choices about the supports that are important to you.

Our Support Coordinators can help you to:

  • Understand your NDIS plan and goals and what has been funded
  • Connect with appropriate services and activities that you choose, to live a good life.
  • Set up Service Agreements with service provider and therapists of your choice.
  • Increase your capacity for independence in the short and long term
  • Ensure you are getting the most out of your approved NDIS plan
  • Prepare for future NDIS plans (the annual NDIA Plan Review)
  • The steps required for set up of the myGov and NDIS Participant Portal
  • Build your confidence and skills to manage and coordinate services and budgets
  • Resolve any issues with disability service providers

Crafted Independent Living’s Support Coordination is independent of the other services we provide.

Your Crafted Independent Living Support Coordinator will provide you with impartial information on services provided by a range of providers so you can choose the services that best meet your needs.

Individual Counselling

Our fully qualified counsellor has over 20 years’ experience working with people impacted by disability and is committed to assisting people though person-centred counselling practices.

Karen (Kaz) Raison works with an unconditionally positive approach to maximise and enhance communication. She is passionate about assisting people to express their feelings, reach their goals and maximise their dreams.

We offer flexible service delivery with options including verbal, written and visual communication methods. Technology and drawing materials can be used to enhance communication.

Counselling support is available to assist people on a regular basis to manage ongoing issues such as self-esteem, stress, anxiety or depression. It is also available to assist people to work through difficult situations they may be facing, such as life transitions, relationship issues or trauma.
Individually crafted to assist you to create the lifestyle of your choice.
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