Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA)

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

Details

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

Features

Wheelchair accessible Close to busClose to shops

Tenants

Other Tenants: 3 Age of tenants: 26 - 61 Gender of tenants: Currently, all tenants are males Age of applicants: Open to Adults

Support

Disability Support: YES (Overnight) Support Provider: Department of Health and Human Services

The house currently offers support 7 days a week and is staffed overnight (sleep over model)

Description

Where is this house?

  • Located in Newcomb
  • The local bus stop is a two minute walk away
  • The Geelong town centre a thirteen minute bus ride
  • The house is an eight minute walk to cafes,restaurants and the Amazing Mill Markets.

About the unit

  • The house is on a large property with two units
  • The unit with the vacancies has 5 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms
  • The also has a kitchen and meals area with a large living room which leads to an covered outdoor area

About the design of this house

  • The house is wheelchair accessible

About the vacant rooms

  • The rooms each have a built in wardrobe
  • There is ducted heating throughout the house and a separate evaporative cooling system

Who lives in this house?

  • Current tenants are male
  • Tenants participate in decision making within the house
  • Tenants have opportunities to 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 house?

  • You can send an email to westvct@dhhs.vic.gov.au for more information

Open Inspections

  • By appointment only. Please email westvct@dhhs.vic.gov.au to arrange a visit