Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA)

What is SDA?

Supported Disability Accommodation (SDA) forms a crucial component of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), tailored to address the housing requirements of individuals with significant disabilities, necessitating specialized housing solutions to enhance their independence and overall well-being. SDA funding aims to enable access to suitable accommodations, offering diverse levels of support, accessibility, and adaptations based on individual needs.


Are you ready to discover the perfect Supported Disability Accommodation (SDA) that suits your needs?

We invite you to click the link below to explore our range of thoughtfully designed SDA homes. Each property is equipped with state-of-the-art accessibility features, ensuring comfort, safety, and independence for our valued participants.


Click below to view our SDA homes and take the next step towards securing a nurturing and empowering living environment. Our team at Alpha Community Care is excited to guide you through this transformative journey and help you find a home that enables you to thrive.


Don’t miss this opportunity to experience quality supported accommodation tailored to your unique requirements. Click now and let’s embark on a path to a brighter, more fulfilling future together.


SDA Design Categories

There are four types of homes available with SDA funding, depending on the participants support needs. These are known as Design Categories, and include housing that are:

High Physical Support

Designed to incorporate a high level of physical access provision for people with significant physical impairment and requiring very high levels of support.


Designed with a reasonable level of physical access provision and to be very resilient.

Improved Liveability (Silver)

Designed to improve 'Liveability' by incorporating a reasonable level of physical access and enhanced provision for people with intellectual or cognitive impairment.

Fully Accessible (Platinum)

Designed to incorporate a high level of physical access provision for people with significant physical impairment.

Accessing Your Specialist Disability Accommodation

Accessing Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) involves a comprehensive process tailored to the unique needs of individuals with disabilities. To begin, individuals must be assessed for their eligibility under the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). If deemed eligible, the NDIS will then evaluate whether the individual requires SDA as a part of their support plan. SDA aims to provide suitable housing options for those with extreme functional impairments or high support needs.

Once SDA eligibility is established, participants collaborate with their NDIS planner to determine the specific type of SDA that aligns with their requirements. There are various categories of SDA dwellings, ranging from group homes to apartments with modified features. The NDIS assists in finding appropriate accommodation providers or helping participants apply for funding to modify their existing homes. This process ensures that individuals with disabilities have access to housing solutions that cater to their distinct needs and improve their quality of life.

What are the different building types I can access?



Self-contained units that are part of a larger building.


Duplexes, Villas or Townhouses

Separate but Semi-attached properties.



Detached low rise homes with their own garden or courtyard.


Group Homes

Housing with four or five residents sharing support.

Categories of Accessibility



Improved Livability

Housing with better physical access that supports people with intellectual, sensory or cognitive impairments.



Fully Accessible

This encompasses physically accessible housing that includes many features to support people who face a lot of physical barriers due to their disabilities.



Robust Housing

Heavy duty housing to support people living with complex and challenging behaviours who engage in property damage. Robust housing is built with tough and extra strong features to reduce the needs for repairs and maintenance.


High Physical Support

Accommodation that includes a high level of accessibility for those who need a very high level of support. This type of housing is built to allow for personalised equipment such as hoists, backup power supplies, home automation and/or communication technology.

Who is Eligible for our SDA Homes?

If you or your loved one is an NDIS participant in need of specialised Supported Disability Accommodation, Alpha Community Care is ready to lend a helping hand. Our dedication lies in empowering individuals with disabilities to lead fulfilling lives and achieve their goals. Feel free to get in touch with us to find out more about our services or to arrange a consultation. Together, let’s embark on a journey of growth, independence, and empowerment.

Interested in SDA?

If you are interested in being supported with daily activities or personal care at home, please contact us directly or fill out the enquiry form below and one of our friendly team members will get in touch with you.

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