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What is the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)?

So, you’ve probably heard about this thing called the National Disability Insurance Scheme. You may have heard about it on the news, or through friends or family. You are highly likely to know someone with a disability. Let’s talk about the NDIS! 
What is the NDIS?
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NDIS eligibility and how to get started

There are many different disabilities, and no two people with the same disability will have the same experience. The NDIS provides services and support to individuals with disabilities however you must meet the requirements first. Read to find out whether you are eligible.
What is the NDIS?
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What is a Local Area Coordinator?

Who are the Local Area Coordinators? LACs come from a variety of backgrounds and usually have qualifications in the disability sector or lived experience or…

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Getting started with the NDIS

Getting Started with the NDIS

What is the NDIS? The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) was established in 2013 to help people with disability to realise their human rights, achieve…

What is the NDIS?
Preparing for your first NDIS meeting

Preparing for your NDIS Planning meeting

What to expect The aim of the NDIS is to help people with a disability achieve their human rights, reach their life goals and increase…

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NDIS – different types of disability

What types of disabilities are supported by the NDIS? At CareAbout, we like to think of people as being differently abled. What is right for…

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What is a Support Coordinator?

Support coordination assists NDIS Participants to implement the supports in your NDIS plan, including informal, mainstream, community and funded supports. Support Coordination may be one…

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What is a Plan Manager?

What is Plan Management and what is it supposed to do? Under the NDIS, Plan Management is about the financial management of your plan. The…

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Who should be my NDIS plan manager?

Option 1 – Self-management The most direct approach – Self-management provides you with the greatest level of flexibility, choice and control. It is also the…

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