ACCESSING THE NDIS & GETTING STARTED

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ACCESSING THE NDIS & GETTING STARTED

HOW THE NDIS WORKS

BOOKLET ONE: UNDERSTANDING THE NDIS

Learning about the NDIS, deciding whether to apply for the NDIS, accessing the NDIS.

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AM I ELIGIBLE FOR THE NDIS?

ACCESSING THE NDIS - FACTSHEET

Information you need to know to access the NDIS

NDIS QUALITY & SAFEGUARDS COMMISSION

Do you have a concern or complaint about your NDIS supports or service?

NDIS ACRONYMS

SUPPORTS FUNDED BY THE NDIS

What types of supports are funded?

REASONABLE & NECESSARY SUPPORTS

What types of services or supports are funded by the NDIS?

NDIS & OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICES

All Australians with disability have access to a range of other government services including education, health, employment, justice and family support.

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HOW DO I APPLY?

BOOKLET TWO: PLANNING

Understanding your current supports, creating an NDIS plan to achieve your goals, receiving an approved NDIS plan

GETTING READY FOR YOUR PLANNING MEETING: CHECKLIST

Help to get ready for your first NDIS Planning conversation

GP AND HEALTH PROFESSIONAL'S GUIDE TO THE NDIS - FACTSHEET

The role a GP and health professionals play in accessing the NDIS

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PLANNING & IMPLEMENTATION PROCESS

CREATING YOUR PLAN

DEVELOPING YOUR NDIS PLAN: CHECKLIST

Facts about developing your first plan to help you get NDIS ready

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USING YOUR PLAN

BOOKLET 3 - USING YOUR NDIS PLAN

Understanding what's in you plan, learning how to use you plan, choosing and managing supports and services, reviewing your plan and progress

STARTING YOUR PLAN: FACTSHEET

STARTING YOUR PLAN WITH A SUPPORT COORDINATOR: FACTSHEET

STARTING YOUR PLAN WITH YOUR LOCAL AREA COORDINATOR

What types of supports are funded?

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reviewing your plan and goals

A REVIEW OF A DECISION

If you're not happy with a NDIS decion you can submit an application for a review.