First2Care explain the difference between plan managers and support coordinators, and how both can work together to ensure you get the most out of your NDIS Plan.
Sharing his story, Matthew talks about the difference between ‘want’ and ‘need’ and how we need to offer more equal opportunities to people with disability.
oapl explore how prosthetics and orthotics work within the NDIS – and what you need to consider ahead of your planning meetings.
tappOn explore how writing an impact / carers statement can help you prepare for your Plan Review or application for the NDIS!
To celebrate the year that was, we’re bringing you the best of 2018. From best accessible event to great profiles, these are the top of the class for the past year. Have we missed anyone? Who are your award winners?
Tunstall Healthcare provides five top tips for advocating for a loved one, from navigating the system to understanding your loved one’s needs.
Tristram Peters is a writer, editor, and disability advocate with a keen passion for sport. He recently represented Australia at the powerchair football world cup and sits on the sport’s executive board for the Asia Pacific Oceania zone. He also lives for music, because one interest isn’t enough.
Pieta from Hireup explores the many benefits to self managing your NDIS plan. For more from Hireup, click here. “Too much work.” “Too complicated.” “You’d need the skills to run your own business.” These are all comments I’ve heard about the prospect of self managing your own NDIS plan. While many people won’t have the…
The phrase “invisible illness” is a complicated one. It has a use, of course – it is incredibly important to acknowledge how society expects disability to be something obvious, Other, and easily identified. The idea behind invisible illnesses is that many people suffer from illnesses and disabilities silently, without the support they need, because they…
With the roll-out of the NDIS, Participants and their families have started to shop around for services. Gone are the days where Participants will attend a service full-time. This has been replaced by Participants wishing to access a number of services for shorter periods over the week and weekend. Through information sessions, expos and discussions…