Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA)

SDA Registered: YES Building Class: Existing Building Building Type: Group home Design Category: High Physical Support

Details

Number of Bedrooms for Rent: 1 Total Number of Bedrooms: 5 Number of Bathrooms: 2

Features

Wheelchair accessible Close to trainClose to park

Tenants

Other Tenants: 4 Age of tenants: 41 - 60 Gender of tenants: The current house has three males and one female resident. Age of applicants: Open to Adults

Support

Disability Support: YES (24/7) Support Provider: Community Living & Respite Services

The house currently offers support seven days a week with a sleepover model at night. The current staff have skills and experience to support people with behaviours of concern, intellectual disability and autism.

Description

Applications close on 19/09/2019

Where is this house?

  • The house is in a quiet residential street in Echuca.
  • The house is a five minute walk from Echuca train station and local  the local shop.
  • The town centre and amenities is a short drive.

About this property

  • The house has five bedrooms.
  • The house has two bedrooms.
  • The house has a kitchen with an open plan dining and living areas.
  • The house also has a living room and large rear garden with an undercover dining area.
  • The house has two vehicles to transport residents.These vehicles do not have wheelchair accessibility.

Accessibility

  • The house is fully wheelchair accessible.
  • The design category for this house is High Physical Support.

Support

  • The house provides support seven days a week with two staff at various times on roster.
  • The house has a sleepover support model at night.

About the bedroom

  • The bedroom has a built-in robe including carpet.
  •  The vacant bedroom has its own ensuite and lounge room.
  • The vacant bedroom has its own private back yard area.

Who lives in this house?

  • The house currently has three male and one female resident. 
  • The age range of the current residents is 41 to 60 years old.
  • The current residents enjoy their independence and community based activities.

Things you need to know

  • The applicant is aged 18 years or over.
  • This is an enrolled Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) property. Therefore, the applicant would need to be eligible for the appropriate SDA level of funding in their NDIS plan.
  • The applicant has the financial means to pay rent and utilities and is prepared to sign (or for a representative to sign) a residential agreement.
  • SDA Building type for this house is group Home.
  • SDA Design category for this house is High Physical Support.

How can I get more information about this house?

  • Please contact North Division Vacancy Coordination Team at  northvct@dhhs.vic.gov.au

Open for inspection and registration

  • You can inspect the house on Tuesday 10 September 2019 from 10.00am-12.00pm and Thursday 12 September 2019 from 12.30-2.00pm.
  • Please register your name two days prior to the open for inspection and contact North Division Vacancy Coordination Team at northvct@dhhs.vic.gov.au if you want to visit this house.