There are many not-for-profit and government agencies that provide a wide range of services to assist people with chronic illness and disability.

Housing options including emergency housing

SA Government services
Non-government agencies

Affordable SA also provides a list of a wide range of government and non-government housing options.

General information for tenants

Financial assistance for housing

When coming to Adelaide for hospital care

  • The hospital you are attending may provide some options
  • Country patients who live more than 100 km away may be eligible for financial assistance towards the cost of travel and accommodation under the Patient Assistance Transport Scheme (PATS)

Designing or adapting a home for disability

Short stay accommodation

There are private assisted living centres that provide short stay accommodation, including meals.

Last edited: 09 June, 2023