Chapter 7 – SDA Eligibility

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Housing Options Workshop – SDA eligibility

This is chapter 7 of our free self-paced workshop about housing options for people with disability.

You may be eligible for specialist disability accommodation (SDA) if you have:

  • An extreme function impairment, or
  • Very high support needs 

In this chapter, you can learn what these things mean.

You can get help with this workshop

If you want help while you work through this workshop call us on 1300 61 64 63.

You can call from 9am to 6pm, Monday to Friday (except public holidays) Sydney/Melbourne time.

When you finish the workshop you can book into a Question and Answer session if you have more questions. 

Chapter 7 videos


If you want to find out what chapter 7 is about, watch this summary video (2.5 mins).

A text transcript of this video can be found here.

Full chapter video

This is the full chapter 7 video (5.5 mins).

A text transcript of this video can be found here.

Chapter 7 tasks

Open your housing seeker profile

Go to your housing seeker profile. You opened this in a separate window at the start of the workshop. Now fill in

To see how to complete these parts of your housing seeker profile, watch this video.  A text transcript for this video can be found here. 

Look at other resources

The NDIS has a Home and Living website.

Now go to Chapter 8 – Home ownership

Chapter 8 – Home Ownership

Chapter index

Personal Stories

Living Independently

Shanais describes how life changing it is to be living independently in an accessible apartment in Melbourne.

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Trevor chooses how he wants to live

Linda, Trevor's Mum, shares how Trevor's life has changed since he chose to live in an SDA apartment.

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