housing

  • Allied Health Housing Assessments

    26/07/2019 Communications

    The aim of this guide is to assist support coordinators and allied health professionals collaborate on Housing Plans for National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) participants. Housing Plans rely on appropriately framed allied health assessments and reports to support the... Read More

  • SDA Payments Guide

    07/07/2019 Communications

    This guide explains what specialist disability accommodation (SDA) payments are, who they are paid to and how they are accessed. For people who have SDA payments included in their NDIS Plan, it explains how to make the most of... Read More

  • Specialist Disability Accommodation – Supply in Australia

    22/03/2019 Communications

    Specialist Disability Accommodation – Supply in Australia is a report on new supply and potential undersupply of Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) across Australia. Read More

  • NDIS Housing pathway

    16/10/2018 Communications

    If you can’t live in mainstream housing because of your extreme functional impairment or very high support needs, the NDIS may pay for the cost of your housing, through funding known as Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) payments. But the... Read More

  • Mainstream Housing Options

    20/07/2018 Communications

    This guide is to help people with disability look for for mainstream housing. It also explains what mainstream housing is and types of mainstream housing. If you can’t find the right type of housing because of your disability you... Read More

  • Joint Submission: Review of the NDIS SDA Pricing and Payments Framework

    03/07/2018 Communications

    The Specialist Disability Accommodation Pricing and Payments Framework is a new and innovative approach to encouraging high quality accessible housing in the market via incentive payments linked to individual participants. The Framework has been welcomed as an important form... Read More

  • A podcast series: Reasonable and Necessary with Dr George

    29/06/2018 Communications

    Dr George Taleporos is hosting a new podcast series that aims to help make sense of the NDIS. Dr George talks about different topics including understanding the NDIS Act, how to go about making your NDIS plan and more. Read More

  • Housing for people with disability: evidence review of post occupancy evaluation instruments

    13/06/2018 Communications

    AHURI and the Summer Foundation (SF) have collaborated to review and analyse the available evidence on post-occupancy evaluation (POE). The aim of the evidence review is to inform a rigorous framework to evaluate the built design of housing projects... Read More

  • Summary of the NDIA’s SDA Provider and Investor Brief

    07/05/2018 Communications

    The National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) published a Specialist Disability Accommodation Provider and Investor Brief on 24 April 2018. The purpose of the Brief is to clarify the SDA Pricing and Payments framework for market providers. Read More

  • SDA Eligibility Criteria

    27/04/2018 Communications

    SDA is a costly support that will be provided to only a small number of NDIS participants, so the rules used to determine a participant’s eligibility are rigorously applied. Read More

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