Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) ‘Improved Liveability’ in the popular suburb of Bentleigh.
Spacious brick house in sought-after Bentleigh, Melbourne. A quick walk to bus stops, train station, supermarket, pharmacy, and the local library. Plus, the backyard has a covered pergola, BBQ, and green lawns for relaxed gatherings.
This property offers shared independent living with round-the-clock support.
Looking for a male housemate aged 19-48 to join our mixed household. Must be ambulant (non-wheelchair user), have a friendly vibe with a good sense of humour. Respect for personal boundaries and peaceful nights are also important qualities we're seeking.
One vacant room with built in wardrobes, heating/cooling. The room has a full view of the front yard with plenty of natural light.
This spacious, one-level home features:
• 5 bedrooms inclusive with plenty of built-in wardrobe space.
• The living/family room, meals & kitchen area are open plan and generous in size.
• There are 2 bathrooms with stepless shower and main bathroom has a bath and a ceiling hoist.
• Internal laundry with washer and dryer.
• The backyard features a covered pergola with BBQ facilities and green lawns providing a relaxing space for entertaining.
The current residents are males and females, aged between 19 and 48years.
Interests: The current residents, all friends, enjoy shopping, drives, reading magazines, and collecting items, including toys. They require support for daily living activities, have diverse interests, and limited communication skills. They share a strong bond and enjoy each other’s company.
This house is nestled in the heart of Bentleigh, one of Melbourne's most sought-after neighbourhoods. Within a short walk, you'll find bus stops, a train station, a supermarket, a pharmacy, and the local library. A quick drive leads to local parks, restaurants, and cafes. Also, reaching the city is a breeze – just 13 kilometres southeast of Melbourne’s CBD. Explore nearby attractions with ease from this central location.
This house is mostly accessible.
Current support model
The house is staffed during the morning and evening seven days a week with Inactive Overnight support.
All staff are experienced and trained to deliver quality supports in the following areas: epilepsy management, autism spectrum disorders, diabetes management, and positive behaviour support.
Factors to consider when applying
Life Without Barriers will conduct a screening and suitability assessment to ensure housemates are compatible.
You are aged 18 years or over.
You are eligible for, and able to secure, an appropriate level of NDIS Supported Independent Living (SIL) and Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) funding.
You have the financial means to pay rent and utilities and are prepared to sign (or for a representative to sign) a service and accommodation agreement.
SDA relevant information: Design category 'Improved Liveability'.