About NDIS

What is NDIS?

NDIS: National Disability Insurance Scheme provides funding for services and supports to people with a disability that enables them to live a better daily life, improve skills and achieve their goals. 

Types of support budgets

1. Core Supports

  1. Consumables (e.g. purchasing everyday use items such as continence aids)
  2. Daily Activities (e.g. assistance with self-care activities during the day or evening)
  3. Assistance with Social and Community Participation (e.g. supports to enable you to engage in social or recreational activities)
  4. Transport (e.g. if you are unable to use public transport because of your disability).

2. Capacity Building

  1. Choice and Control e.g. training in planning and plan management
  2. Daily Activity e.g. therapy aimed at building your capacity to participate
  3. Employment e.g. employment related assessment and counselling
  4. Health and Wellbeing e.g. exercise advice required because of impact of disability
  5. Home Living e.g. support to obtain/retain appropriate accommodation
  6. Lifelong Learning e.g. assistance moving from school to further education
  7. Relationships e.g. positive behavioural support strategies to reduce behaviours of concern
  8. Social and Community Participation e.g. Individual life skills development and training

3. Capital Support

The Capital Support budget relates to supports such as assistive technology or modifications to your home 

  • Assistive Technology – includes equipment items for mobility, personal care, communication and recreational inclusion (e.g. wheelchairs or vehicle modifications)
  • Home Modifications (e.g. rail in the bathroom).

How to get NDIS funding? 

Check your eligibility here: https://www.ndis.gov.au/applying-access-ndis/am-i-eligible

  1. Contact NDIA on 1800 800 110 and share details about yourself & your disability
  2. Arrange a planning meeting with your Local Area Coordinator or NDIS Planner
  3. Receive services & supports from us to meet your goals

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