The Beach House Respite Services

Opportunities for clients to be active participants in the local community

Welcome to The Beach House Respite Services

The Beach House Respite Services provides opportunities for adults with disabilities to enjoy much needed respite, where they will develop skills and enhance their potential and well-being in a safe and supported environment.

Situated near the ‘Passage’ at beautiful Golden Beach in Caloundra, on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast. The Beach House Respite Services provides a unique, tailored experience for adults who access the NDIS.

Staff collaborate with parents/carers and support co-ordinators to ensure that clients needs in communication, sensory regulation, behaviour regulation and specialised care are met, so that their stay is most enjoyable.

Our highly qualified, caring staff offer individualised, collaborative support to access the community. All client visits are tailored around their personal likes and interests, ensuring that their time spent at The Beach House Respite Services is fun, engaging and adventurous!

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Our highly qualified staff are able to provide a number of services which include:

  • 24 hour respite care including emergency respite
  • Short term accommodation available from 1 – 14 nights
  • Travel training
  • Independent living skills activities
  • Recreational and leisure activities
  • Individual personal support
  • Transport assistance
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The Beach House Respite Services Staff

More About Our Services

Catherine Martell – Owner/Manager

Catherine is an experienced Senior Teacher (Special Education) with over 30 years teaching experience in various special educational settings across Australia.

  • AACC
  • Epilepsy Managment
  • Anaphylactic Management
  • P.A.T.H. Facilitation (Planning Alternate Tomorrows with Hope)
  • TAE (Cert. I and II)
  • Disability Specific (ASD-Level 3)
  • Sensory and Behavioural Regulation

Our Support Staff

Our amazing support staff hold current qualifications and extensive experience to provide care and support for our clients in a transparent way.  This unique experience also provides parents and carers much needed time out, with assurance that the client is supported, safe and engaged.

Staff qualifications

  • Cert III in Disability
  • Graduate Diploma in Special Education
  • Cert IV in Education Support
  • Blue Card – Police Check
  • Yellow Card – Working with people with disabilities
  • Current First Aid and CPR Certificate
  • Manual Handling
  • Anaphylaxis Training
  • Asthma First Aid
  • Bachelor of Paramedic Science
  • NDIS Worker Orientation Module
  • Infection Control Training – COVID 19

The Beach House Respite Services

A place where memories are made, friendships are gained and adventures are enjoyed!

The Beach House Respite Services has been a place of peace for me.

Thank you so much for support, advice and adventures.

Nikki D

I love visiting The Beach House to hang out with the carers and do awesome activities. Fishing with Greg and Barry at Currimundi Lake is my favourite. I can’t wait to come back!

Richard C

I had an awesome weekend and people with disability should access this service through NDIS support. The staff are awesome people. Come and stay for a weekend or a week on the Sunshine Coast, Caloundra. IT’S WORTH YOUR TIME!

Richard S
Paul G

The Beach House staff are fantastic!

The accommodation is clean and tidy and the food is good here.

I have enjoyed staying here and cant wait to come back. Paul

Paul G

The Beach House Respite Services goes above and beyond when it comes to planning your respite stay with very well thought out activities that provide something exciting to do every day. The happy Support Staff work together to offer a very high standard of care. I look forward to returning again soon.

Lindsay T