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 Close to busClose to trainClose to tramClose to shopsClose to park

Tenants

Other Tenants: 4 Age of tenants: 53 - 73 Gender of tenants: Both male and female residents Age of applicants: Open to Adults

Support

Disability Support: YES (Other) Support Provider: Department of Health and Human Services

The house currently provides staff support seven days a week (peak times) with an active night support model at night. The current staff are skilled in assisting people with complex health issues.

Description

Applications close on 21/06/2019

Where is this house?

  • This house is located in Preston.
  • This house is located in a quiet residential street, with close access to public transport.
  • This house is a short drive to Northland shopping centre and close to parks and Darebin Creek.

About this house

  • This five bedroom house, has two bathrooms one with an overhead hoist.
  • This house features an open plan kitchen, a meals and two living areas with a separate lounge.
  • There is an outdoor living area with a large enclosed back yard.
  • The house has heating and cooling throughout.

About the vacant room

  • The vacant bedroom comprises a fully adjustable high-low electric bed, ceiling tracking and hoist.
  • The bedroom has built in robes.
  • The bedroom has heating and cooling. 

 Who lives in this house?

  • The current residents are both male and female.
  • The age range of residents is 53 to 73 years.
  • This house is suitable for people who require support with mobility and/or health related needs.
  • The current residents require support for all daily living skills and participate in a range of both group and individual outings.

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 unit?

  • You can contact North Division Vacancy Coordination Team at northvct@dhhs.vic.gov.au. 

Open Inspections & Registration

  • By appointment only. Please contact North Division Vacancy Coordination Team at northvct@dhhs.vic.gov.au if you want to visit this house.