Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA)

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

Details

Number of Bedrooms for Rent: 1 Total Number of Bedrooms: 4 Number of Bathrooms: 2

Tenants

Other Tenants: 3 Age of applicants: Open to Adults

Support

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

This house currently offers support seven days a week with a sleepover support model at night.
House staff have skills and experience to support people with behaviours of concern.

Description

Where is this house?

  • The house is located in an ideal part of Dandenong North.
  • The local shops and bus stops are only a four minute walk away.
  • Dandenong Plaza, Dandenong Market and the local train station are all a short drive away.

About this house

  • The house features four bedrooms, two bathrooms (one with a bath) and a laundry.
  • There is an open plan living room, dining and kitchen area and an arts and craft room.
  • The house has well established gardens and undercover areas for outdoor living.

Accessibility

  • The house has wheelchair access to the front and rear doors and features widened doorways.
  • The main bathroom has a bath and is wheelchair accessible.
  • The  SDA design category for this house is Robust. 

About the vacant room

  • The vacant room has built in robes.
  • Evaporative heating and cooling is available throughout the house.

Support

  • This house currently offers support seven days a week. 
  • The house is staffed overnight with a sleepover model. 
  • The current support service provider for this house is Scope@Home.
  • The current Home@Scope staff have the skills and experience to support people with behaviours of concern. 

Who lives in this house? 

  • The current residents are all female and are between 41 and 60 years.
  • The current residents enjoy a variety of both community based and individualised activities.

Things the applicant needs to know

  • The applicant must be18 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 ADA design category for this house is Robust. 

Further information

  • Please contact the South Division Vacancy Coordination Team on southvct@dhhs.vic.gov.au if you would like more information on this property.