NDIS -Eligibility Fact Sheet

Although you can only access  the NDIS when it becomes available in your area, in the meantime, you can check eligibility requirements with this NDIS Eligibility Fact Sheet. Related posts: The NDIS in Qld, your questions – easy English Understanding the NDIS – The Conversation Keeping up to date with what is happening with the NDIS AMPARO … Continue reading

NDIS Information in Languages other than English

The NDIS has published information about the NDIS in ten languages other than English. You can find the link here. If you need help with contacting the NDIS in a language other than English, you can contact the Translating and Interpreting Service on 131 450. Related posts: AMPARO Advocacy NDIS Facts Sheets in Auslan and … Continue reading

An open letter from NDIS Chair, Bruce Bonyhady

To address some of the challenges that the NDIS has been experiencing in recent weeks, and which have been widely reported in the media, Bruce Bonyhady NDIA Chair, has responded in an open letter to Australians with disability, their families and carers. Related posts: The Power of Belief Putting you in the driver’s seat. What are … Continue reading

What does reasonable and necessary support mean?

As the NDIS continues to roll out across Australia you will hear a lot of new language and terms that haven’t been used in the past. One term we will hear more of is ‘reasonable and necessary supports’. The NDIS has produced a fact sheet in regular or easy English or, if you prefer, this video, outlines what … Continue reading