Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA)

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


Number of Bedrooms for Rent: 1 Total Number of Bedrooms: 8 Number of Bathrooms: 1


Other Close to trainClose to tramClose to shopsClose to park


Other Tenants: 7 Age of tenants: 48 - 55 Gender of tenants: The current residents are both female and male. Age of applicants: Open to Adults


Disability Support: YES (Other) Support Provider: Home@Scope

The house currently offers support seven days per week and is staffed overnight (sleepover model).
Home@Scope is the current provider of support in the home.


Where is this house?

  • This house is located in the inner eastern Melbourne suburb of Hawthorn.
  • Ideally located, Hawthorn train station is a ten minute walk from the property and Riversdale Road shopping strip is a short tram ride away.
  • The house is also a short drive to Victoria Gardens Shopping Centre and easily accessible from the Monash Freeway.
  • Additionally, the beautiful Fairview Park, next to the Yarra River, is in proximity to the house.

About this house

  • The house is on a large block with two other houses.
  • It features eight bedrooms, two living areas, one bathroom and two toilets.
  • There is an open plan lounge, kitchen and dining room, with a laundry and undercover outdoor area.


  • The house is not wheelchair accessible.
  • The design category for the house is Fully Accessible.

About the vacant room

  • The vacant room has built in robes.
  • The room features air conditioning and heating.


  • The house currently offers support seven days per week and is staffed overnight (sleepover model).
  • Home@Scope are the current providers of support in the home. 

Who lives in this house?

  • The current residents are female and male, aged between 48 to 55 years. 
  • They enjoy a variety of outings and a quiet home environment.
  • This house would be suited to a resident who requires minimal assistance with physical supports to undertake activities of daily living.

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 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 Fully Accessible.

To register for an inspection and more information about the house 

  • Inspections are by appointment only.
  • Please contact the East Division Vacancy Coordination Team on eastvct@dhhs.vic.gov.au if you would like to visit and for further information on this vacancy.