Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA)

SDA Registered: YES Building Class: Existing Building Building Type: House Design Category: Fully Accessible

Details

Number of Bedrooms for Rent: 1 Total Number of Bedrooms: 3 Number of Bathrooms: 1

Features

Wheelchair accessible Close to busClose to trainClose to shopsClose to park

Tenants

Other Tenants: 2 in one unit, total of 5 on the property Age of tenants: 20 - 30 Gender of tenants: Males. Age of applicants: Open to Adults

Support

Disability Support: YES (Other) Support Provider: Yooralla

Currently there is rostered staff on weekdays during peak times and at weekends. The property provides an overnight sleepover model of support.

Description

Where is this unit

  • Located in Preston in a quiet residential street
  • The local bus stop is a three minute walk away and Bell Train Station is a short drive from the house
  • Northland Shopping Centre is one kilometer away with a wide variety of shops, cafes and restaurants along the way to enjoy
  • The Preston Market and Darebin Creek Forest Park are both two kilometers
  • A large variety of sports and recreation venues within walking distance.

About this unit

  • The property comprises of two separate units supporting a total of five residents
  • The vacancy is in the rear unit where there are three bedrooms, one bathroom, a laundry, an open plan kitchen, meals and living area, a separate lounge room and an outdoor area

 Design of the unit

  • The unit is wheelchair accessible

About the vacant room

  • The vacant room is a standard size and is carpeted
  • It has built in robes and a lockable door
  • The bedroom is close to a shared bathroom

 Who lives in this unit

  • The current tenants in the unit are two males
  • The age range is 20 - 30 years
  • The current tenants are supported to maximize their independence with their daily living skills
  • Tenants participate in a range of external activities including employment or vocational education
  • This house would be ideally suited to people for a person who requires minimal staff support and supervision and wish to further develop their independent living skills

Things you need to know

  • You must be aged 18 years or over
  • You need to have funding for accommodation in your NDIS plan
  • You need to be able to pay rent and utilities
  • You or your important person will need to sign an agreement

How can I get more information about this unit?

  • You can send an email to northvct@dhhs.vic.gov.au

Open Inspections & Registration

  • Open for inspections are by appointment only. To register for a visit, please email northvct@dhhs.vic.gov.au