SCIA has two units available in our four bedroom group home at Nagle House located in Maroubra, New South Wales.

Our aim is to provide support for the residents in the House by accommodating their need for shelter, fostering a sense of community, increasing their job prospects and empowering them as individuals.

The room and facilities are suitable for a person with spinal cord injury (SCI) or a similar physical disability. The house has been modified to allow access the front and rear of the property, widened doors, open underneath benchtops in the kitchen and accessible en-suite with hob-less shower in each bedroom.

To apply please click here to fill in our housing application form. All application forms must be submitted to info@scia.org.au.

Please read below for information about the accommodation and the applicant requirements. If you would like to know more the house or enquire about the application, please call us on 1800 819 775 or email us at info@scia.org.au.

Application Requirements

The applicant must:

  • Have spinal cord injury or similar physical disability, requiring personal care and daily living assistance
  • Have a current and ongoing need for accommodation support
  • Have an NDIS plan and be responsible to self-direct all of their NDIS services. This property operates drop in support that is individualised based on each residents individual NDIS plan
  • Supply own equipment as required, and is responsible for the maintenance of such equipment

Accomodation inclusions:

Large bedroom that allows for single or king single bed allowing sufficient circulation space

Built in Wardrobes

Large en-suite with ‘wheel in’ hob-less shower

Separate living area with kitchenette and wall mounted air conditioning unit

Facilities include shared Kitchen, living and dining areas, and a shared laundry. Limited parking is available onsite.

Rent:

Reasonable Rent Contribution (RRC) is calculated at 25% Disability Support Pension or 25% of income up to market value rate.

Service and lodging agreements are to be signed prior to occupancy of the room.

Rent will be paid from when equipment and room is taken. Rent can be paid through Centrelink or fortnightly bank transfer. 

Exclusions:

Food/board not included

Bills are split by resident’s including gas, electricity, gardening etc.

Telecommunications to be arranged by residents                                               

All toilet rolls, cleaning products etc. to be purchased by residents

Cost of moving will not be covered by SCIA arrangements will need to be made by the applicant.

Click to view the application form. If you would like more information about the application please contact us at 1800 819 775 or email info@scia.org.au.