Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA)

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

Details

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

Features

Wheelchair accessible

Tenants

Other Tenants: 4 Age of tenants: 43 - 63 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 per week and staffed overnight (sleepover model).

Description

Where is this house?

Located in Ararat on a large block
Close to bus stop and less than 2 km away from Ararat town centre

About this house

The house has 5 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms
The house is owned by the Department of Health and Human Services
Staff support provided by the Department of Health and Human Services
The house an open planned kitchen, living and dinning area
The house has an undercover outdoor area
The house has a large backyard with chickens and other birds which the tenants look after

About the design of this house

The house is wheelchair accessible however, does not have hoists for manual handling needs

About the vacant room

The room has space for a double bed, a tall boy and has built in robes
The room is not large enough for a wheelchair

Who lives in this house?

The current tenants are male
Their age group is between 45-63 years old
The tenants are encouraged to participate in house decision making
The current tenants have been living in the house for many years  and like a new person to share with

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

Open Inspection is via appointment. Please contact west@dhhs.vic.gov.au to inspect this house.