Video -Living a Good Life, Brenton’s Story

This is a great story about a young Victorian man Brenton who is making the most of the NDIS and living a good life in his local community.   Related posts: Tough Love, Australian Story Short video about the NDIS Down Syndrome Answers – A video series of people with Down syndrome answering common questions … Continue reading

Short video about the NDIS

This short NDIS video will give you some basic information about what the NDIS is and what you can expect from it. The NDIS is gradually rolling out across Australia and is expected to begin in our region in January 2019. This might seem a long way off still, but some of the advice coming from people who … Continue reading

NDIS videos in Auslan now available on line.

The NDIS has complied a playlist of five videos in Auslan which cover general information about the NDIS, what you can do to get ready for the NDIS and more. You can find the playlist here.        Related posts: AMPARO Advocacy NDIS Facts Sheets in Auslan and in languages other than English NDIS … Continue reading

The NDIS and psychosocial disability

There has been quite a lot of confusion about where mental health fits with the NDIS. Hopefully this new NDIS  fact sheet will answer some of the questions that people have. The fact sheet defines what psychosocial disability and recovery is and outlines what supports you can access and how the NDIS works with other … Continue reading