Mallee Accommodation & Support Program (MASP)
Independent Living Program - Disability supported accommodation
140 Langtree Avenue, MILDURA 3500 VIC
Email: info@masp.org.au (enquiries only)

www.masp.org.au
"'caring for our community'"

Service contact:

Voice/ Land Line:(03) 5021 6500
Fax:(03) 5021 4006
Service email:
info@masp.org.au
Appointment required:
Conditional
Fees:
Other
Eligibility:
Participants must be registered on Department of Human Services - Service Needs Register.
Indicative waiting time:
No waiting list.
Catchment(s):
(Local Government Areas where this service is available)
Mildura (RC)
Availability:
Weekday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

About this service:
About the program: Targeted at individuals with a disability who have displayed the necessary maturity and expressed their wish to become more independent with the goal of moving into independent living within the next six months. It focuses around supporting the individual to gain the necessary skills to live independently in the community, to form positive peer relationships and to provide problem solving strategies to manage difficult situations. Parents are consulted throughout the process to ensure that the positive reinforcement of new skills is continuing at home. Following the completion of the program, support is offered on a weekly basis to ensure that skills are maintained. Eligibility determined by assessment. Please contact Disability Services to arrange an appointment. Participants focus upon: -- Keeping Safe in their Community -- Safety in the home -- Personal Hygiene -- Cooking & Household Cleanliness -- Budgeting -- Grocery shopping -- Travel Participant Expenses: -- food/grocery purchases for that weekend -- travel expenses as required -- Activity expenses as required <
Last updated in HSD on:
28/07/2016 10:15:39 AM