Level 3 Supported Accommodation
Cooloola House (formerly Winston House, later Colville House) is an associated entity of 121 Care. Cooloola House is a 21-bed supported accommodation facility based in Gympie.
Our highly trained team of support and community workers assist persons living with mental health conditions such as epilepsy schizophrenia, bipolar disorder as well as intellectual disabilities and other mental health conditions.
Cooloola House provides pathways and opportunities for residents to live an independent life. Onsite services include 24/7 support with meals, medication management, health care and personal support. The team at Cooloola work with NDIS providers to provide the gaps in the support that residents may not be able to receive in-house.
Residents at Cooloola House are encouraged through supports provided, to settle in and treat the residence as their home.
Cooloola House provides a sense of home. The focus on supports is to equip the individual with the skills ad confidence to re-engage in the community starting within the community of residents, as well as learning everyday skills such as cooking, basic hygiene and social interactions. Residents often comment about how they feel safe, respected and love the sense of community they feel in both the local area and with fellow residents. Friendships, inclusion and camaraderie are the norm at Cooloola House and residents genuinely care for and look out for each other.
Services provided at Cooloola House include:
- Housekeeping and linen
- All meals including morning and afternoon tea
- Personal support as required
- Organised outings and social events
- Medical and allied health appointments
- Medication management
- Support staff onsite 24/7
- Recreation facilities
- Training provided to enhance living and life skills
- Assistance to engage external support services
Every effort is made to ensure that the nature and supports offered are tailored to suit individual needs.
For further information, contact P: (07) 0477 887 084 or E: firstname.lastname@example.org
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