About us

CLA in Profile

Community Lifestyle Accommodation Ltd (CLA) is a not-for-profit organisation registered in November 2010 under the Corporations act 2001. It is a company limited by guarantee and managed by a board.

Our board is a group of dedicated individuals with varying skills, knowledge and expertise. We are committed to addressing the critical lack of suitable accommodation for people with an intellectual disability.

CLA seek to work in partnership with Federal, State and Local Governments, non-government providers and the wider community.

(Liaising with Department of Human Services, Victoria.)

Supporting carers through information, transitional planning and advocacy.

Making older carers a priority.

Alan & Terry fundraising for CLA

Advise from the Clarke-Burrows before moving back to the UK

My husband Alan and I have lived in Australia for 15 years. We have been very proud to be new Australians and spent many hours of our time volunteering to help improve services for disabled young people and their carers on the Peninsular. Supporting the organisation of CLA has been a privilege because we are …

Read more

Over $1,600 raised at Family Fun Day in Dromana

Thank you for all your help with raising awareness for this great organisation and to raise some much needed funds at the Family Fun Fete last week. We raised just over $1,600 and although a quiet day in the area it was a good community day with special thanks to all volunteers, #UnitingChurchAU for donating …

Read more

Marie Hell and her son Adrian pictured with the Governor.

Reception at Government House to mark the 25th anniversary of Carers Victoria

Monday 23 Oct – Reception at Government House to mark the 25th anniversary of #CarersVictoria. Carers from across Victoria enjoyed drinks and canapés.   The Hon Linda Dessau AC Governor of Victoria made a speech along with the president of Carers Vic. The Governor also invited all the guests to walk around the beautiful rooms …

Read more


Community Lifestyle Accommodation LTD held their annual carers lunch event at the stunning Morning Star Estate in Mt Eliza to recognise the unsung heroes in our local community, parents/carers who provide lifelong 24/7 care to an adult loved son or daughter. CLA’s patron Judy Barrett hosted the event, MC Russell Joseph, candidate for Nepean, spoke …

Read more