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

Tenants

Other Tenants: 4 Gender of tenants: Female

Support

Disability Support: YES (Overnight) Support Provider: Uniting

Currently, the house offers staff support 7 days a week and overnight support (sleepover model). Current staff have skills and experience to support people with physical support needs, epilepsy and PEG feeding.

Description

Applications close on 27/02/2019

Where is this house

o Located in Carrum

o The house is within walking distance of bus stops, Carrum train station, the beach, local reserves, restaurants and a supermarket

o The house is a short drive from Carrum Downs Regional Shopping Centre.

About this house

o This large house has five bedrooms, two fully accessible bathrooms, three toilets, kitchen and dining area, two living rooms and a laundry

o The garden is well maintained with a large pergola and BBQ facilities

Accessibility

o The house is fully wheelchair accessible

o The two bathrooms each have a ceiling hoist, bathtub, step less shower and toilet.

About the vacant room

o The room has a built in robe and ceiling hoist

o The house has panel heaters and ducted evaporative cooling throughout

Who lives in the property

o The current tenants are female

o Current tenants are aged between 48 - 67 years

o The current tenants enjoy structured routines and individual and group activities, including attending group based services

o This vacancy is suited for a person who requires support to undertake activities of daily living.

Things you need to know

o You must be aged 18 years or over

o You need to have funding for accommodation in your NDIS plan

o You need to be able to pay rent and utilities

o You or your important person will need to sign an agreement

How can I get more information about this house?

o You can send an email to southvct@dhhs.vic.gov.au

Open Inspections are available

o Wednesday 20/02/2019 between 10.30 am – 11.30 am

o Please email southvct@dhhs.vic.gov.au to visit by 18/01/2019