The benevolent society in Sydney have adapted the Netherlands Humanitas Foundation Apartments for life program for their housing model. The Humanitas Foundation in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, has attracted international renown because of its achievements in developing the innovative Apartments for Life model of housing and care for older people. Under the leadership of Dr Hans Becker, Chair of the Humanitas Foundation, the first Apartments for Life complex opened in the mid 1990s.

The society produced a report: Apartments for Life in Australia, Lessons for Australia from Humanitas in the Netherlands. Follow the link here to their report.