Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA)
Staff skill areas: Mental Health, Assistance with developing independence.
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
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