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The NDIS - Getting Informed: Fortitude Valley

Community Resource Unit Inc.

Wednesday, 14 December 2016 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm (AEST)

The NDIS - Getting Informed: Fortitude Valley

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9:00-11:30am - Getting Informed
You are welcome to register for one or both sessions. Select a ticket for each session you wish to attend.
1d 22h 31m Free  
12:30pm-3:00pm - Sharing Practical Strategies
Select a ticket for each session you wish to attend.
1d 22h 31m Free  

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Event Details


 

Workshop overview                 

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), a  new way of supporting people with a disability in Australia. The scheme will start to roll out in the Brisbane region from 1st July 2018.

Join us for a workshop and a conversation that provide information about the NDIS, and are designed to help people think about how they can best used the opportunities offered by the new scheme.

You can register for either the workshop or the conversation, or both. Places are limited.

 

9:00am – 11:30am  The NDIS – Getting Informed

This workshop provides information about the why, when and how of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) in Queensland, and things you can do now to get ready. What do I need to know to feel ready for the NDIS?

12:30pm – 3:00pm Conversation and Community Connection about the NDIS

Join us in a guided conversation about practical strategies for you and others in your community to share information, prepare and make best use of the opportunities offered by the NDIS. What are the opportunities for you and for others?

 

A light lunch will be provided for people who register for both the workshop and the conversation.

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Who should attend?

This workshop and conversation are for people with a disability, family members, close friends and their allies who are interested in hearing about the NDIS and exploring what they can do to be ready for the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead. 

Our presenters

One of our team of experienced presenters will deliver this workshop.

Each member of our team has many years of experience working with people with a disability and their families.  Some of our team also have family members who have a disability and will share from personal experience.

Assistance to attend

Image - Phone 07 38442211 to arrange for an interpreter or other assistance in attending

It is important to CRU that we make our events accessible to all attendees.  We ask that you let us know if there is anything we can do to assist you to fully participate in this event.

This may range from support for people with visual and hearing impairments, physical support needs, English as a second language and particular dietary requirements. You can provide this information at the bottom of the registration form and if required someone from CRU will contact you for further information.

Contact CRU if you need assistance to attend or participate in this event and you can’t register online, by calling CRU on 07 3844 2211.

Community Resource Unit Inc    

CRU has a 28 year track record of working across Queensland to help people with a disability take control of their lives and take their place in their community.  

Funding

Funded by the Queensland GovernmentThis is an NDIS Participant Readiness activity funded by the Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services.

The cost of attending this event is covered by this funding.  There are no charges for attendees.

Have questions about The NDIS - Getting Informed: Fortitude Valley? Contact Community Resource Unit Inc.

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Maida Lilley Community Centre - Board Room (Level 1)
5 Green Square Close
Fortitude Valley, 4006
Australia

Wednesday, 14 December 2016 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm (AEST)


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Community Resource Unit Inc.

Website:http://cru.org.au/organizer/community-resource-unit-inc/

Phone:07 3844 2211

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