The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is a new way of helping and supporting
Australians with a disability (and their carers). It covers Australians under 65 with a
permanent and significant disability they were born with, or have acquired.
for more information, please visit NDIS.
The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is a Commonwealth government initiative that takes a new approach to providing individualised supports for people with permanent and significant disabilities, their families, and carers. Australians aged under 65, who have permanent and significant disability with funding for supports and services. By investing in and helping people as early as possible, the NDIS hopes to improve outcomes for participants from an early age. For many people, it will be the first time they receive the disability support they need. The NDIS giving you unprecedented control over your disability support funding and designed to help you:
The NDIS has been designed to provide you with more choice and control over your day-to- day activities. You can decide what reasonable and necessary supports you will need to achieve your goals and then receive funding to pay for those supports. For further information on eligibility, please visit the NDIS eligibility checklist. Contact the NDIS directly to complete an access request form. Visit www.ndis.gov.au or call 1800 800 110.