Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA)

SDA Registered: YES Building Class: Existing Building Building Type: Group home Design Category: Improved Liveability

Details

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

Tenants

Other Tenants: 4 Gender of tenants: The current residents are male. Age of applicants: Open to Adults

Support

Disability Support: YES (Overnight) Support Provider: Home@Scope

This house currently offers support seven days a week with a sleepover model at night.

Description

Where is the house?

  • The house is located on a quiet street in the beach side suburb of Geelong West.
  • Within walking distance to Pakington Street shopping strip, the house is close to cafes and restaurants.
  • Geelong train station is one kilometre from the house with the beach and all of Geelong’s foreshore attractions just a short drive away. 

About this house

  • The house comprises of two living areas, one at the front of the house with a dining area and one in the middle.
  • There is a separate kitchen.
  • There are five bedrooms, one bathroom, a laundry and a large backyard.  

 Accessibility

  • The house is not wheelchair accessible and cannot accommodate mobility equipment. 
  • The design category for this house is Improved Liveability.

Support  

  • The house currently offers support seven days per week and is staffed overnight (sleepover support model).
  • Support in the house is provided by Home@Scope.

About the vacant room

  • The vacant room is large enough to fit a queen bed and chest of drawers.
  • The room has built in robes and features a split system heating and cooling.

Who lives in this house?

  • The current residents are 28 to 45 years old.
  • The current residents are male. Female applicants are welcome.
  • The current residents enjoy community and individual activities.
  • The residents participate in the decision making of the household and lead a very settled and peaceful home environment.
  • They are all good friends and enjoy spending time together.

Things you need to know

  •  The applicant must be aged 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 SDA building type is Group Home.
  • The design category for this house is Improved Liveability.

To register for an inspection and for more information about this house

  • Please contact the West Division Vacancy Coordination Team at westvct@dhhs.vic.gov.au.