Fitzroy Independent Living Units

Our secure and affordable Independent Living Units in Fitzroy allow older people on low incomes to live independently. Plus, enjoy the inner Melbourne location close to shops, parks, services and public transport.

Our secure-tenure units are at three convenient locations in Fitzroy:

Millott House, 116 Fitzroy Street 

Nine furnished bedsitters, each with an en suite and a kitchenette, and a shared laundry.

Sidney Myer House, 116 Fitzroy Street

15 bedsitters, each with an en suite, a shared kitchen, laundry and spacious common living room.

Palmer Street, 136-138 Palmer Street

10 one-bedroom flats, fully self-contained. 

We provide some furnishings such as beds and small fridges, and can assist with other furnishings.

  • The Brotherhood independent living units in Fitzroy


All units are rented at a low cost. The exact amount depends on an individual assessment.

Who is eligible?

You may be eligible for one of our Independent Living Units if you:

  • are 50 years or older
  • are on a low income and have few assets
  • have not been a property owner in the past two years.

Get in touch


Whatever your needs, our experts can talk you through all of your options.

Remember, you can still access a range of Brotherhood Aged Care services even if you are not yet assessed, currently on the waiting list or ineligible for a Home Care Package.

So, get in touch today and we’ll help find a solution that’s right for you.