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: 5

Features

Wheelchair accessible

Tenants

Other Tenants: 4 Age of tenants: 55 - 63 Gender of tenants: The current residents are all male Age of applicants: Open to Adults

Support

Disability Support: YES (Other) Support Provider: Independence Australia

The house provides support seven days a week with sleepover model at night. The staff at the house are trained in complex care needs; including manual handling, First Aid Level 2, CPR and continence care.

Description

Where is this house?

  • The house is located in Croydon North.
  • The house is a  short walk to the local bus stop.
  • The Eastland shopping centre less than a ten minute drive away.
  • The surrounding area offers natural reserves, parks and sporting grounds.

About this house

  • The house features five bedrooms all with ceiling hoists and ensuites.
  • There are also two additional bathrooms.
  • The house has a good size kitchen, a main lounge area and smaller guest lounge and a laundry.
  • The house has an undercover decked area at the rear of the house leads to a spacious back yard.

Accessibility

  • The house is not fully wheelchair accessible.
  • The design  category for this house is Improved Liveability.

Support

  • The house  provides support seven days a week with a sleepover support model at night.

About the vacant room

  • The vacant room has built in robes.
  • The vacant room has its own ensuite.
  • The room features a ceiling fan, heating and a ceiling hoist.

Who lives in this house?

  • The current residents are female and male.
  • The age of the current residents is 55 to 63 years.
  • The current residents enjoy structured routines and varied individual activities.
  • The residents also enjoy spending time and doing activities together.
  • This house is suitable for people who require support to undertake the activities of daily living.

Things you need to know

  • The applicant is 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 has the financial means to pay rent and utilities and is prepared to sign (or for a representative to sign) a residential agreement. 
  • Building type for this house is Existing Building.
  • Design category for this house is Improved Liveability.

How can I get more information about this unit?

  • Please contact East Division Vacancy Coordination Team at eastvct@dhhs.vic.gov.au.

Open Inspections & registration

  • By appointment only. Please contact East Division Vacancy Coordination Team at eastvct@dhhs.vic.gov.au if you want to inspect this property.