Short-Term Accommodation (STA) or Respite

Short term Accommodation or Respite, an NDIS funded service, is one of the three home and living support services we provide at Karakan. It is designed to offer a safe and comfortable place to stay for a short period of time when your regular caregivers or support systems are unavailable or during certain circumstances when you require additional assistance.

The three types of home and living support services include Supported Independent Living(SIL), Individualised Living Options(ILO) and Short-Term Accommodation(STA).

Whether it is for respite, transition periods, or other short-term needs, STA offers a valuable solution for NDIS customers to ensure continuous support and promote their mental health.

Short-Term Accommodation can be accessed in various settings such as hotels, apartments, or houses. These accommodations are specifically designed to meet your needs and provide a supportive and inclusive environment.

Short-Term Accommodation offers a range of supports and services tailored to your needs. Our dedicated trained team is available to provide the necessary assistance and support. You can relax, engage in activities, and receive the care you require during your stay.

Short-Term Accommodation offers a valuable solution for your well-being and mental health. It provides you with a break or respite, helps with transition periods, and offers support during short-term needs. It is an experience where you can recharge and rejuvenate.

Short-Term Accommodation supports your mental health by providing a safe and comfortable space for you to relax and unwind. It offers a change of environment and the opportunity to engage in activities that promote well-being.

Our dedicated team is trained to provide the necessary care and assistance to support your mental health needs during your stay.

Eligibility for Short-Term Accommodation (STA) is determined by the NDIS. If you require temporary accommodation and support during specific circumstances, you may be eligible for STA. It is important to discuss your specific needs and requirements with your NDIS planner to determine if Short-Term Accommodation is a suitable option for you.

Short-Term Accommodation is suitable for NDIS customers who require temporary accommodation and support during specific circumstances. It is particularly beneficial for those who need a break, respite, or assistance during transition periods. The service is designed to meet your individual needs and provide the necessary support and care during your stay. 


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