Community residential homes are an option for some people who need a higher level of support, as often there is a caregiver on-site to help out.
Flatting or house-sharing is a great option if you don’t want to live alone but want to become independent from your parents or family. You could still be eligible for funded support to help make flatting work for you – or you may wish to pay privately for a support person to carry out some tasks for you.
Here’s some ideas for support available for people with disabilities who want to go flatting.
Do you need help around the house or personal care because of your disability. Read about funded and un-funded support available to you while flatting.