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Metropole Hotel

81 Palmer Street

Townsville, QLD 4810

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The National Disability Insurance Scheme is holding an information session for providers in the Townsville area.

The session has been designed to incorporate the latest information and will be delivered in two modules:

Plan Implementation 9am – 12:30pm

The Plan Implementation session features practical advice to providers regarding how funding is implemented for participants following plan approval.

The workshop will cover:

  • The NDIS Act, Rules, Operational Guidelines and Reasonable and Necessary decision making
  • The review process
  • The price guide and flexibility in using funded supports - Choice & Control
  • The options for managing NDIS funding
  • Service agreements
  • Capacity Building - LACs and Support Coordinators

Supported Independent Living and Specialist Disability Accommodation 1pm – 4:30pm

Supported Independent Living (SIL) is assistance with and/or supervising tasks of daily life to develop the skills of individuals to live as autonomously as possible.

This 2.5 hour session for Providers registered for Daily Tasks/Shared Living covers:

  • An overview framework for supported independent living
  • An introduction for providers in the use of the supported independent living tool (SIL tool)
  • Explanation of the process for submitting SIL quotes with the NDIA

Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) is accommodation for NDIS participants who require specialist housing solutions that assist with the delivery of supports catering for extreme functional impairment and/or very high support needs.

This 1 hour session will cover:

  • The ecosystem of housing and how all parts of the system assist to meet the housing needs of people with disability
  • An explanation of Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA)
  • How providers can offer and register to provide SDA
  • How to enrol a dwelling and overview of SDA pricing

Who should attend?

Support Coordinators and those quoting for SIL.

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Metropole Hotel

81 Palmer Street

Townsville, QLD 4810

Australia

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