Supported Independent Living
At Goal Focused Support Services on the Gold Coast, we specialise in helping participants enhance their independence within the comfort of their home environment through our unique Model of Care. Our approach is dedicated to empowering individuals to develop and refine their self-reliant skills.
GFSS offers a range of supports to assist in daily activities:
- Support participants to achieve their life goals
- Support participants to increase independence and develop skills
- Support participants to access the community to engage in activities of their choice
Elevating the quality of life for each participant lies at the core of our care model. At Goal Focused Support Services, we prioritise enriching experiences by providing ample opportunities for active participation in various community activities.
Our comprehensive community access program opens doors to a wide range of engaging options, from shopping excursions and sporting club involvement to frequent visits with family and friends, trips to the cinema, outdoor adventures, and beyond.
Rest assured, our dedicated care staff offers full supervision during community access activities whenever necessary, ensuring safety and support every step of the way. We’re committed to enhancing both independence and enjoyment in our participants’ lives.
Engaging in community projects and group-based activities is a powerful avenue for participants to cultivate relationships, acquire fresh skills, and bolster their self-assurance. It aligns seamlessly with our core value of fostering community inclusion.
At Goal Support Services on the Gold Coast, we actively curate an array of group activities for participants, occasionally organising group excursions to enrich their experiences further.
We wholeheartedly embrace and encourage participant input and contributions to our Group Activities, recognising that their ideas and preferences are instrumental in shaping a vibrant, supportive, and inclusive community environment. Together, we create opportunities for growth, camaraderie, and personal development.
Goal Focus Support Services is your partner in personal care and daily living support for individuals with disabilities. Our dedicated team is committed to empowering you to lead the life of your choosing, with tailored assistance that promotes independence and well-being.
Our support workers can assist with:
- Bathing Personal Hygiene
- Dressing and/or Undressing
- Manual Handling
- Catheter Care
Short term Accommodation (Respite)
Respite services embody the concept of shared caregiving, offering essential support for both individuals with care needs and their dedicated caregivers. At Goal Focused Support Services, we specialise in short-term accommodation (STA) designed to preserve and enhance your functional capacity, bolster independence, and expand your engagement in diverse activities. Simultaneously, it offers your family or informal support network the vital opportunity for a well-deserved break.
Our Gold Coast Based Short Term Accommodation options are flexible, catering to your preferences – whether it’s in the comfort of your own home or at a holiday venue of your choosing. We’re here to provide you with the respite and support you need.
Goal Focused Support Services, our commitment to individualised care extends to every participant, including those who are non-verbal. We understand the importance of tailored support and offer specialised tactile sensory assistance to ensure that every participant receives the unique care and attention they require. Your well-being and comfort are at the forefront of our approach, no matter your communication abilities.