Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA)

SDA Registered: YES Building Class: Existing Building Building Type: Duplex, Villa or Townhouse

Details

Rent Cost: 100% of rent assistance (CRA) and 25% of disability support pension (DSP) Number of Bedrooms for Rent: 1 Total Number of Bedrooms: 2 Number of Bathrooms: 1

Features

Wheelchair accessible Accessible Parking Close to busClose to trainClose to shopsClose to park Ramp(s) Outside Secure Yard

Tenants

Other Tenants: 1 Gender of tenants: Male Age of applicants: Open to Adults

Support

Disability Support: YES (24/7) Support Provider: Samaritans

Staff skill areas: Mental Health, Assistance with developing independence.

Description

Samaritans currently has a vacancy for one person in a shared supported accommodation

property. Located in Gosford, this property is located within minutes of Gosford CBD and

Gosford waterfront.

This service consists of six two bedroom units. The staff are trained in both disability and

mental health areas. This includes mental health first aid and trauma training.

The service is run 24/7 with a sleepover component to provide support after hours. Residents

are required to be very independent.

The current resident in the unit is a 58 year old male who enjoys art, music, photgraphy and

gardening. He is independent and will spend time alone in his room reading and writing.

The house is located within walking distance to the local shops and public transport