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Fact sheet

Younger people in residential aged care: factsheet June 2021

This factsheet presents highlights from the latest AIHW GEN Aged care data resource page: Younger people in residential aged care.
Report

Specialist Disability Accommodation supply in Australia: November 2021

This survey report offers insights into the Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) pipeline across Australia in 2021, and combines the survey results with the data published by the NDIA to provide the market with an estimate of forthcoming supply. This report also provides insights into the...
Journal article

Patterns of group home culture in organisations supporting people with intellectual disabilities: a cross-sectional study

Organisational culture in group homes for people with intellectual disabilities has been identified as an influence on service delivery and staff behaviour. The aim of this research was to examine patterns of culture across group homes in disability organisations.
Report

Accommodating transition: improving housing outcomes for young people leaving OHC

This research examined the housing, homelessness, mental health, alcohol and drug and juvenile justice service usage pathways for out-of-home care (OHC) leavers in Victoria and Western Australia.
Position paper

Improve COVID-19 vaccination and pandemic preparedness for people with disability

This paper calls for State and Federal governments to act now to ramp up vaccination among people with disability, improve pandemic preparedness, and implement best practice responses to outbreaks in disability group homes.
Journal article

The outcomes of individualized housing for people with disability and complex needs: a scoping review

This article argues that a more substantial evidence base regarding individualised housing outcomes, in particular long-term outcomes, and outcomes for people with an acquired disability, is required.
Report

Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) investor think tank: findings and recommendations

Thousands of Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) dwellings are needed to meet Australia’s accessible housing needs. The Summer Foundation established the SDA Investor Think Tank in early 2021 in response to uncertainties in the market. Its purpose was to inform and support active and appropriate market...
Report

Exiting prison with complex support needs: the role of housing assistance

This research examines policies and programs relevant to the housing pathways of ex-prisoners with complex support needs in New South Wales, Victoria and Tasmania, including what benefits result from current housing assistance settings.
Report

Moving into new housing designed for people with disability: evaluation of tenant outcomes - interim report

The preliminary findings presented in this interim report examine the tenant outcomes of people with disability moving into Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) funded apartments, with appropriate technology, support, design and location.
Strategy

Younger people in residential aged care: strategy 2020-25

The Australian government is committed to ensuring no younger person lives in residential aged care unless there are exceptional circumstances. This strategy guides concrete actions aimed at reducing the number of younger people entering residential aged care and supporting those already living in residential aged...