Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA)

SDA Registered: YES Building Class: Existing Building Building Type: Larger dwelling Design Category: Fully Accessible

Details

Number of Bedrooms for Rent: 1 Total Number of Bedrooms: 6 Number of Bathrooms: 2

Features

Wheelchair accessible Ceiling hoists Close to shops

Tenants

Other Tenants: 5 Age of applicants: Open to Adults

Support

Disability Support: YES (Other) Support Provider: Possability

The house currently offers support seven days per week. The house is staffed overnight (sleepover model). Staff support is provided by Possability.

Description

Where is the house

  • The property is located in Stawell. The house is set on a large residential block on the edge of town and close to bushland and plenty of greenery. 
  • The house is sits in proximity to sporting venues and the local swimming pool. It is ideally located for residents who wish to live in the Stawell area. 
  • The main shopping district featuring supermarkets, shops, cafes and restaurants is only two kilometres away.

About this house 

  • The house features six bedrooms, two bathrooms (one with a ceiling hoist) and a separate laundry
  • There are two living areas, separate kitchen and a pergola with BBQ area that provides cover from the elements.

 Accessibility

  • The house is fully wheelchair accessible (design category is Fully Accessible). 
  • One large bathroom has a height adjusted spa bath and overhead ceiling hoist.
  • All doorways are wheelchair accessible too.

About the vacant room

  • The vacant room has space for a single bed, tall boy and includes a two door built in robe. 
  • The room is situated at the back of the house and looks out to the backyard. 
  • The vacant room does not have an overhead hoist. 

Support

  • The current support provider is Possability.
  • The house offers support seven days a week. It is staffed overnight with a sleepover model of care. 

Who lives in this house

  • The current residents are aged 26 to 62 years. 
  • They are male and female. 
  • The current residents enjoy community and individual activities and are encouraged to participate in the decision making of the household. 

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

How can I get more information about this house?

  • Please send an email to the West Division Vacancy Coordination Team on westvct@dhhs.vic.gov.au if you want further information or wish to arrange an appointment to see this property.