Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA)

SDA Registered: YES Building Class: Existing Building Building Type: Larger dwelling Design Category: High Physical Support

Details

Number of Bedrooms for Rent: 2 Total Number of Bedrooms: 6 Number of Bathrooms: 2

Tenants

Other Tenants: 4 Gender of tenants: There is currently three female and one male resident living in the house. Age of applicants: Open to Adults

Support

Disability Support: YES (Other) Support Provider: Aruma

The house currently offers staff support provided by Aruma, seven days a week, with an active night support model at night.

Description

Where is this house?

  • This High Physical Support, house is in Reservoir.
  • This house is located centrally near two different shopping centres and has a bus stop in proximity. It is a 500 metre walk to the local train station. 

About this property

  • The house is suitable for someone who has high physical support needs and does not have complex behaviours of concern. 
  • The house comprises six bedrooms, two bathrooms (one with a hi-lo bath), two lounge rooms and an open plan kitchen and dining area.
  • Other features on offer include an undercover area and a backyard that is wheelchair accessible.

Accessibility

  • This house is wheelchair accessible and has ceiling hoists in the bathroom and bedrooms.
  • The SDA design category for this house is High Physical Support.

About the vacant room

  • The bedrooms have built in robes and evaporative cooling and heating.
  • The vacant bedrooms are also fitted with a single ceiling hoist.

Who lives in this house?

  • The current residents enjoy activities in the local community and enjoy their own space. This house would suitable for people who require support to undertake daily living activities. 

Support

  • The house currently offers staff support provided by Aruma, seven days a week, with an active night support model at night.

Things the applicant needs to know

  • The applicant must be 18 years old 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 the applicant’s 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 for this house is Legacy.
  • The SDA design category for this property is High Physical Support.

Further information

• Please contact the North Division Vacancy Coordination Team on northvct@dhhs.vic.gov.au if you would like further information on this property.