Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA)
Onsite overnight assistance will be available for people with this service included in their NDIS plan. This service offers flexible support options tailored to your individual needs.
State-of-the-art vibrant city living for people with disabilities.
Uniting Communities' U City will be home to a vibrant community of people in the heart of the city. If you live with disability and have high physical support needs, our Platinum Apartments will offer specialist disability accommodation and the opportunity to enjoy all the action and excitement that inner-city living brings.
There are 15 two-bedroom, two-bathroom private U City Platinum Apartments, giving you the unique choice to live on your own or with family members, friends or carers.
Due to open mid-2019, our Platinum Apartments are designed to meet the NDIA’s High Physical Support requirements and Liveable Housing Australia’s Platinum design level.
Developed in conjunction with Paraquad SA and Muscular Dystrophy SA, each apartment includes state-of-the-art features to support your independence.
The private and completely accessible apartments feature home automation technology, open plan living, a balcony, and customisable kitchens and bathrooms.
Our modern, open-plan Platinum Apartments offer you private city living including:
- your own accessible balcony and a community balcony with city views
- laundry and built-in wardrobes
- ceiling hoist provisions from main bedroom to ensuite bathroom
- height adjustable ensuite basins and kitchen benches*
- easy-access automated entrance door
- home automation technology for lights and air-conditioning
- apartments can be further automated using assistive technology as needed
*available in most apartments
Live, connect and thrive in the heart of the city
Uniting Communities' U City is a truly unique, inclusive and diverse community, home to Specialist Disability Accommodation, Accessible Serviced Apartments, Retirement Residences, Function Centre, commercial offices, retail, restaurant & cafes and the Uniting Communities social services hub.
See U soon – opening mid-2019