Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA)

SDA Registered: YES Building Class: Existing Building Building Type: Group home Design Category: Robust


Number of Bedrooms for Rent: 1 Total Number of Bedrooms: 6 Number of Bathrooms: 2


Other Tenants: 5 Gender of tenants: The current residents are both male and female. Age of applicants: Open to Adults


Disability Support: YES (Other) Support Provider: Melba Support Services

The house currently offers support seven days a week with a sleepover support model at night.
The current support service provider for this property is Melba Support Services.


Where is this house?

  • This house is located in the rural region of Sale.
  • It is in proximity to Sale train station.
  • The property sits close to parks and gardens.
  • This house is also close to cafes and restaurants.

About this house

  • This house features six bedrooms, two bathrooms (with wheelchair access), a hydro bath and a well-maintained garden. 
  • The kitchen, dining room and family room are all open plan living.
  • The property has an additional lounge area for residents to entertain their guests. 
  • There is heating and cooling throughout the home.


  • The house is fully wheelchair accessible.
  • The SDA design category for this house is Robust.  


  • The house staff currently offer support seven days a week with a sleepover support model at night. 
  • Melba Support Services are the current providers of support in the house. 

About the vacant room

  • The bedroom has a built in robe.
  • There is ducted heating and cooling throughout the house for the comfort of residents.

Who lives in the property?

  • The current residents are male and female.
  • They are are aged between 34 to 60 years.
  • The current residents enjoy structured routines and individual and group activities.

Things the applicant needs to know

  • The  applicant must be 18 years old 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 the applicant's NDIS plan. 
  • The applicant will need to be able to pay rent and utilities.
  • The applicant or their important person will need to establish a Residential Agreement.
  • The SDA building type for this house is Group Home.  
  • The SDA design category for this house is Robust.

Further information

  • Please contact the South Division Vacancy Coordination Team on southvct@dhhs.vic.gov.au if you would like further information on this vacancy.