Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA)

SDA Registered: PENDING COMPLETION Building Class: New Building Building Type: Apartment Design Category: Fully Accessible
High Physical Support

Details

Available Bedrooms: 10 x 1 Bedroom, 1 Resident Apartments Total Number of Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom Number of Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Features

Wheelchair accessible Accessible Bathroom Split System Wide Doorways Accessible Kitchen Close to community services Elevator or Lift Inside Fire Sprinkler SystemsIntercom Good lighting

Tenants

Other Tenants: Apartments are situated within a larger private residential development Age of applicants: Open to Adults

Support

Disability Support: YES (24/7) Support Provider: To be appointed

Shared 24/7 concierge support service provided by a SIL provider onsite

Description

At Martin & Powlett, Summer Housing will not only be delivering High Physical Support apartments under the NDIS, but also Fully Accessible apartments peppered throughout development in the leafy hills of historic Heidelberg.

The building is surrounded by a multitude of excellent cafés and restaurants, parkland, boutique retail and shopping centres, as well as the finest schools, hospitals and universities. With close access to Heidelberg train station, it is easy to travel to Melbourne’s CBD which is only 10 kilometres away.

The apartments boast open plan living, elegant timber flooring and a range of sophisticated features and finishes. With extensive floor-to-ceiling windows your home will be filled with an abundance of natural light and warmth creating an ambience to not to be rivalled.

Martin & Powlett’s gardens offer plenty of shaded areas and open spaces to enjoy your free time. The apartments offer views towards the Yarra river, and the building is complete with a lushly planted roof garden and an accessible deluxe cinema & bar.

The beautifully presented single-level apartments have been designed to achieve Platinum level certification under Livable Housing Design Guidelines and meet either High Physical Support or Fully Accessible design requirements under the NDIS.

Our apartments feature customisable kitchens, bathrooms and laundries, and wheelchair accessible private outdoor areas. A two-way communications system enables tenants to contact support workers (in an additional on-site apartment) in the event of an emergency or unplanned support need. The apartments also have structural provision for ceiling hoists and are assistive technology ready.

The average apartment size (internal area) for the Martin & Powlett apartments is 75.2 square metres.

Further information

For more information about these apartments, eligibility requirements and the application process, please contact Penny Stevenson on 0477 714 317 or at penny.stevenson@summerfoundation.org.au

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To apply for these vacancies, a person must have Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) funding in their NDIS plan at the ‘High Physical Support, Apartment (single occupancy)' OR the 'Fully Accessible' (single occupancy) category OR be likely to have this funding in their plan (the Summer Foundation team can help you understand if you are likely to get the funding, phone Penny)

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Summer Housing has engaged the Summer Foundation to assist with tenancy matching. If you can answer yes to all of the questions in the eligibility checker, you will be asked to leave your name and contact details. You will be contacted by the Summer Foundation to discuss your interest.

If you have some questions regarding your eligibility you can speak with Penny Stevenson on 0477 714 317.