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: The current residents are all male. Age of applicants: Open to Adults

Support

Disability Support: YES (Other) Support Provider: St John of God Accord

The house has a team of five qualified staff who each has between five and 15 years of experience.
The house is staffed with a sleepover support model at night.
The current support service provider for this property is St John of God Accord.

Description

Where is this house?

  • The house is in the tree lined suburb of Greensborough. 
  • The house is close to a bus stop and Greensborough train station is also only a twenty minute walk away.

 About this property 

  • The house features five bedrooms, two bathrooms and a laundry.
  • There are two living areas in the house.
  • The house features a sensory room with sensory equipment.
  • The large backyard is available for residents to entertain their guest and to relax.

Accessibility 

  • The house is wheelchair accessible.
  • The SDA design category for this property is Fully Accessible. 

Support

  • The house has a team of five qualified staff with high levels of experience.  
  • The house is staffed with a sleepover support model at night. 
  • The current support service provider for this house is St John of God Accord.

About the vacant room

  • The room has built in wardrobes.
  • The house has air-conditioning and heating in the room.

Who lives here?

  • The current residents enjoy structured routines, as well as enjoy listening to music, cricket, collecting knick-knacks, solving jig saw puzzles and walking.
  • The current residents in the house are between 29 and 43 years and are all male,

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.
  •  SDA building type for this house is Group Home. 
  •  SDA design category for this house is Fully Accessible.  

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.