Supported Independent Living (SIL)

Our team can help you find a place to call your own with our Supported Independent Living (SIL) services

At Mercy Connect, our Supported Independent Living services can help you if you would like to live in a shared home environment with residents who share similar interests, hobbies and support needs.

We can support you to:

  • Live independently
  • Learn and develop everyday skills
  • Be a part of the community
  • Make new friends
  • Receive additional support in personal care and household tasks

What we offer

Our Supported Independent Living (SIL) services enable you to decide how supports in the home are structured to best suit your needs. Through these services you have the choice of who you live with.

Shared Supported Living

Our fully accessible 24/7 Shared Supported Living service supports you with:

  • Rent
  • Utilities
  • Groceries
  • Daily personal needs and skill development
  • Accommodation-related community access, such as community-based activities, shopping and medical appointments

Click here to view current accommodation vacancies across Mercy Connect.

What are the benefits of Supported Independent Living?

Supported Independent Living is a great way to feel more independent, while having easy access to your support.

You get the choice and control regarding where you want to live and what supports you want. We can support you 24/7 or provide day-to-day drop-in support. Our Supported Independent Living services ensure that you feel comfortable, safe and secure in your own home.

It’s important that you can have your say. We will work with you to find a home that suits your needs, match you with like-minded residents and support you to build your independence at home.

Where is this service available and who can I contact?

Our Supported Independent Living services are based in Albury and Orange, NSW. Our qualified and experienced Operations Team will support you with what you need to make the best choice for you.

If Supported Independent Living (SIL) is in your NDIS plan, we would love to  support you. Please contact an Intake Officer today via phone 02 6043 3500 or email

Looking to switch providers?
If you are not satisfied with the service you are currently receiving, you can change to a different provider at any time. We can assist you to receive your services through Mercy Connect.

Is this service in my NDIS? / What is the NDIS Support category?

Supported Independent Living is funded under Core Supports – Assistance with Daily Life in your NDIS plan.