Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA)

SDA Registered: YES Building Class: Existing Building Building Type: Duplex, Villa or Townhouse Design Category: Improved Liveability

Details

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

Tenants

Other Tenants: 5 Gender of tenants: Female Applicant gender: Open to all genders

Support

Disability Support: YES (Overnight) Support Provider: Mind Australia

The house currently offers support seven days per week. The house is staffed overnight (sleepover model). The house supports tenants with a dual disability. Dual disability applies to people who have a mental health diagnosis and intellectual disability.

Description

Applications close on 24/12/2018

Where is the house

o Located in Sunshine

o The local bus stop is a four minute walk and Ginifer Station is a short drive away

o The local shopping area is a five minute walk and Sunshine Plaza is in close proximity.

About this house

o The house features six bedrooms, two bathrooms and a separate laundry

o There are two kitchens and dining areas, a separate lounge area, a quiet area, as well as an arts and crafts space

o The outside court yard has an undercover seating area

 Accessibility

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About the vacant room

o The vacant room is small and would fit a single bed

o The vacant room is approximately 3.5m x 4.5m carpeted and has a built in double robe, privacy blind and television aerial.

o All tenant rooms are accessible by individually lockable doors (key access) to maintain privacy and security.

Who lives in this house

o The current tenant are 21 - 70 years old

o The current tenants are female

o The current tenants enjoy community and individual activities and participate in the decision making of the household

o The house would suit people with require support with activities of daily living

Things you need to know

o You must be aged 18 years or over

o You need to have funding for accommodation in your NDIS plan

o You need to be able to pay rent and utilities

o You or your important person will need to sign an agreement

How can I get more information about this house?

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

Open Inspections & Registration

By appointment only. Please send an email to westvct@dhhs.vic.gov.au if you would like to inspect this house