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 Ceiling hoists Close to busClose to shopsClose to park

Tenants

Other Tenants: 4 Gender of tenants: There are both male and female residents currently in the house. Age of applicants: Open to Adults

Support

Disability Support: YES (Overnight) Support Provider: Possability

This house offers support seven days a week. The house is staffed overnight (sleepover model). The support provider is Possability.

Description

Where is the house

  • The vacant room in located in a cozy house in Stawell. 
  • The local bus stop is only a minute walk away and the Stawell Train Station is less than a kilometre from the property. 
  • The Stawell town centre with a variety of shops, cafes and restaurants, is a short drive away. 
  • The Stawell Sports and Aquatic Centre and Noble Park are also in proximity to the house.

About this house

  • The house features five bedrooms, two bathrooms and a separate laundry. The kitchen opens onto a dining area and one of the two living areas. 
  • The house features a courtyard with an undercover area, ideal for entertaining guests and family.

 Accessibility

  • The house is wheelchair accessible. 
  • The lounge room and main bathroom have hoisting equipment.
  • The house design category is Fully Accessible. 

About the vacant room

  • The vacant room is a good size and can fit a bed, tall boy and side table. 
  • It has a built in wardrobe and overlooks the side walkway
  • The room is wheelchair accessible and has overhead hoists.

Support

  • The house offers support seven days a week and is staffed overnight (sleepover model).
  • The support provider is Possability. 

Who lives in this house

  • The current residents are 28 to 66 years old. 
  • The current residents are both female and male. 
  • They participate in the decision making of the house, while developing their independent living skills. 

Things you need to know

  • The application is aged over 18 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 their 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 building type for this property is Group Home. 
  • The design category for this property is Fully Accessible. 

How can I get more information about this house?

  • If you wish to inspect this house or if you want further information, please contact the West Division Vacancy Coordination team on westvct@dhhs.vic.gov.au.