Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA)

SDA Registered: YES Building Class: Existing Building Building Type: House Design Category: Basic

Details

Number of Bedrooms for Rent: 1 Total Number of Bedrooms: 5 Number of Bathrooms: 1

Tenants

Other Tenants: 4 Gender of tenants: The house currently has one female and three male residents. Age of applicants: Open to Adults

Support

Disability Support: YES (Other) Support Provider: Aruma

The house has staff on roster most days with a sleepover model at night. There are two staff on roster on weekends.
Support is provided by Aruma.

Description

Where is the house?

  • This sturdy house is located in Mill Park.
  • It is a 20 minute walk to the tram stop.
  • The house is a five minute walk to the bus stop.
  • Plenty Valley Shopping Centre and Uni Hill Shopping Centre are both nearby. 

About the property

  • The house comprises five bedrooms, a lounge, a kitchen and dining room.
  • There is heating and cooling throughout the house for the comfort of residents.
  • The house has an enclosed yard that backs onto a park.

Accessibility

  • The house has no wheelchair accessibility.
  • The main entrance of house has steps.
  • The SDA design category for this house is Basic.

Support

  • The current support service provider for this house is Aruma.
  • Staff are on roster during most days and the house has a sleepover support model at night.
  • The house has two staff on roster on weekends.

About the room

  • The room has a small built in robe.
  • The entire property has heating and cooling.

Who lives there?

  • There are three male and one female resident between 55 and 65 years.
  • The residents are involved in their community and enjoy socialising.
  • They enjoy going to shows, the football and listening to music.

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 pay rent and utilities. 
  • The applicant or their important other will need to establish a Residential Agreement.
  • The SDA building type for this house is Group Home.
  • The SDA design category for this house is Basic.

Further information

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