Remember, you may not need funding for Short Term Accommodation put into your plan. You can choose to use your Core budget on supports like Short Term Accommodation if it helps you pursue your goals
Talk to your support coordinator, local area coordinator, early childhood partner or planner if you’d like to learn more about Short Term Accommodation.
You can ask for a change to your plan if your situation has changed.
Or, if you think your current plan doesn’t have the Short Term Accommodation support you need.
Learn more about changing your plan .
Can you use Short Term Accommodation in a crisis situation?
Short Term Accommodation is not for housing crisis situations. Short Term Accommodation can only be funded where the need relates directly to your disability.
Learn more about disability related supports at is Short Term Accommodation related to your disability?
If you’re homeless or need somewhere to live you can contact homeless services in your state or territory.
You can learn about supports available through Homelessness Australia .
Sometimes a crisis can occur such as your carers suddenly can’t care for you.
Or, you’re at risk of harm in your current home.
We can help you work out the best option to meet your disability support needs.
Contact your support coordinator, local area coordinator, early childhood partner or planner for more information.