Independent Living Units

Fronditha Care Inc. has 40 Independent Living Units/housing located at Furlong Road St. Albans. The Units are for elderly persons for whom public housing options are limited, unavailable or unsuitable. The Units provide affordable accommodation in a pleasant environment. All units are completely independent each with its own backyard, clothes line and laundry area.

The Units are targeted at elderly persons for whom public housing options are limited, unavailable or unsuitable.  They provide affordable accommodation in a pleasant environment. The Office of Housing (O.O.H) through the Community Housing Program provided funds for the Units.

•    Allocation of the units is at Fronditha’s discretion and all applicants must meet O.O.H. eligibility criteria for Public Housing.

•    All units are completely independent each with its own backyard, clothes line and laundry area.

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Eligibility criteria.

To be eligible for the Housing Service the following criteria must be satisfied:

•    Assets cannot be greater than the specified amount. (Subject to change – please check with the Housing Coordinator at the time of your inquiry).
•    Income must not exceed the standard aged pension amount per fortnight.
•    Australian citizenship.
•    Minimum age 58 years.
•    Victorian residency.

 

Features Include:

•    Blinds to all windows.

•    Gas stove and electric oven.

•    Storage space.

•    Built in robes.

•    Gas heating.

•    Security door and windows.

•    Common car parking available.

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Eligibility Criteria:

To be eligible for the Housing Service, applicants must satisfy the Office of Housing conditions relating to income, assets and citizenship.
For further enquiries phone Linzee Gordon, Residential Support Services/Housing Officer ILU’s on 9365 4311 or via email linzeeg@fronditha.org

 

St.Albans:  Currently all independent living units at Furlong Road St.Albans are tenanted.

Thornbury: The development of assisted living units at Thornbury has been postponed.