Australian Capital Territory - Types of housing

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NDIS supports

Local Area Coordinators (LACs)

If you are aged 7 and above, Local Area Coordinators (LACs) can link you to the NDIS and to mainstream and community supports in your area. You can ask your LAC about the supports available in your community, even if you're not eligible for an NDIS support plan. Find out more about how a Local Area Coordinator may be able to assist you

Support for Indigenous Australians

Housing in Australia

The National Indigenous Australians Agency has provided information on programmes and policies specific to land and housing for Indigenous Australians. Learn more about land and housing programmes and policies

Support for new migrants

Housing in Australia

Information for new migrants about housing options in Australia. Learn about housing options in Australia for new migrants

Types of housing

Launchpad – leaving school and leading your own life

Autism Spectrum Australia has developed this resource to help young people with Autism and their families to live independently. See how Launchpad can help you

Office for Disability: Housing

The Office for Disability has provided information on housing options in the ACT, types of home modifications, concessions available to you, and links to websites to help you find a home suitable to your needs. Find out your housing options in the Australian Capital Territory

Opening the Door

If you need help with finding pathways to better housing options, the Opening the Door project includes some resources that may assist you. See how Opening the Door can help you

Social Housing

The ACT government and not-for-profit agencies provides social housing for people on low incomes or with special needs. Social housing includes public housing, community housing and affordable housing. These options offer you secure affordable long-term rental accommodation. Find out more about the types of social housing and if you are eligible

Supported accommodation providers

The ACT has companies and organisations that provide various types of disability housing, including specialist disability accommodation and supported independent living. Download the list of NDIS service providers for the ACT, then look for ‘Accommodation/Tenancy’ listings, to find a housing provider to suit you

There are also websites that allow you to match your needs to available properties in their listings, including supported accommodation options. Visit the websites to find housing to suit you: