Housing

Assisting you to find stable and suitable accommodation

Accommodation Support

Short Term Accommodation (STA)

STA is funding for support and accommodation for the short term. It covers the cost of care in STA for up to 28 days. Participants might have a short stay with other people or by themself. STA can assist participants in multiple ways:

  • Support if their usual carer becomes unwell or is temporarily away.
  • Support if their current home is undergoing maintenance.
  • An opportunity for family or friends to take time away without worrying.
  • STA can support a person with a disability transitioning to permanent residency outside of their family home.
  • STA can help those in need of emergency accommodation.

Medium Term Accommodation (MTA)

Medium-term accommodation is a time-limited, transitional disability accommodation support designed to meet a participant’s disability-related housing needs whilst awaiting disability-related support. It covers the cost at the (MTA) for 90 days.

  • Includes the accommodation component only. 
  • Is provided concurrently with the participant’s informal and NDIS-funded supports, such as assistive technology, assistance with daily life, and community access supports. 

Supported Independent Living (SIL)

SIL is a support you receive in your home and assists you with household activities such as domestic assistance, personal care, meal preparation and assistance and medication assistance. Our qualified support workers will assist you in setting up your day, help you with keeping a routine and setting up activities for you throughout the day.

SIL support can be funded from 1:1 support to 1:5 support. There are many options that DRPS can offer across all funding levels.

Individualised Living Options (ILO)

Individualised living options (ILO) support you to live the way that suits you. ILO funding does not pay for a house. 

Using your ILO funding, you can: 

  • explore different ways to live – with a host or housemate
  • design your supports to help you live the way you choose. 

There are lots of choices with ILO. You can share your home with housemates or live in a host’s home.

The purpose of ILO is for you to live in a way that best suits you.

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