housing

  • SDA Eligibility Criteria

    24/03/2021 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

  • Specialist Disability Accommodation – Supply in Australia

    11/01/2021 Communications

    Specialist Disability Accommodation – Supply in Australia provides an update on the growth of Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) across Australia and shares insights into current market sentiment. Read More

  • Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) Explainer for Investors

    15/12/2020 Communications

    Impact investment is gaining considerable momentum in Australia and is starting to engage mainstream investors, investment banks and super funds. Impact investments generate a positive and measurable social and/or environmental impact as well as a financial return for investors.... Read More

  • How to write a Housing Plan

    14/10/2020 Communications

    The How to write a Housing Plan – Guide (the Guide) and the Housing Plan Template has been created to help support coordinators write housing plans for NDIS participants who want to test their eligibility for Specialist Disability Accommodation... Read More

  • living more independently

    09/09/2020 Communications

    ‘Living more independently’ means living in a house (townhouse/duplex/apartment/other) where you get to decide what you do and how you live, and you only get as much support as you need. Read More

  • My Housing Preferences

    09/09/2020 Communications

    This tool helps you think about where you want to live, who you would like to live with and the type of housing that you would like to live in. You can use this tool to tell your housing... Read More

  • SPECIALIST DISABILITY ACCOMMODATION RULES 2020

    29/08/2020 Communications

    The SDA Rules 2020, released in June, increase a person’s choice and control about where they want to live and who they want to live with. The key changes are outlined in this resource. Read More

  • QLD SDA AND HOUSING PROVIDER DIRECTORY

    03/08/2020 Communications

    This directory has been compiled as part of the Queensland Hospital Discharge and Housing project. The purpose of the directory is to provide information to hospital discharge teams and their patients about housing providers who may have suitable housing... Read More

  • ABOUT SPECIALIST DISABILITY ACCOMMODATION

    27/07/2020 Communications

    This resource provides an overview of housing options, including Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA), in the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). The role of SDA is explained along with how SDA payments, provided in an individual participant’s plan, flow through... Read More

  • GUIDE TO DEVELOPING A PARTICIPANT’S HOUSING STATEMENT

    01/06/2020 Communications

    In response to feedback from the SDA panel, the Summer Foundation has developed 2 new resources to help support coordinators and allied health professionals prepare an NDIS participant housing statement. Read More