How your NDIS plan affects your funding – NDIS Support Categories

f you’ve spent any time researching the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), you’ve likely come across a lot of terminology that may sound like a foreign language to you.  Although the NDIS does have a glossary, it contains more than fifty terms, many of which likely don’t apply to you. One of the terms you’re […]

Benefits of supported independent living NDIS

If you or the person you care for requires a high level of daily support, you might be thinking about applying for supported independent living NDIS.  Supported independent living is the name of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) funding that provides assistance for eligible people with a disability, ensuring they have the skills to […]

Applying for NDIS funding for a child with autism

If your child is on the autism spectrum and they are approaching the age of 7, then you may be eligible to apply for NDIS funding. Regardless of any funding you may currently receive, such as the Early Childhood Early Intervention (ECEI) scheme, once your child reaches the age of 7 then they may be […]

Oscar thrives with the help of Disability Plan Services

Raising a child is one of the most rewarding experiences in life, however, it can also be a little stressful. Navigating the NDIS and finding the best supports for your child can sometimes feel overwhelming. With so many options available to you, you’re likely to have many questions. At Disability Plan Services, we love being […]

Top 5 things to consider before choosing NDIS Plan Management

If you’re considering switching over to plan management (called Improved Life Choices in your plan) or you’ve just started your NDIS journey, it’s important to not let yourself become overwhelmed by all the information available to you. Before commencing your first plan there are a few key decisions you need to make that will help […]

The benefits of NDIS Support Coordination

When deciding how to manage your NDIS plan funding, it can be overwhelming to weigh up the options available to you. In this blog we will focus on one of the NDIS Capacity Building Supports that may be available to you, NDIS Support Coordination. Support Coordination is facilitated by a Support Coordinator, whose primary role […]

John’s journey to independence with Disability Plan Services

For most 30-year-olds, independence is a normal part of every day and participating in community activities is uncomplicated so it can be easy to forget that others don’t always have it so easy. John is one of three adult children to parents Craig and Alison Lambert and has been a client of Disability Plan Services […]

How an NDIS Plan Manager changed this family’s life

At Disability Plan Services, relationships are at the core of everything we do. We love hearing from clients who are now living more fulfilling lives due to the support they receive. We’re proud to have provided support for so many participants and their families as they navigate the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).  Recently we […]

How NDIS Capacity Buildings supports can develop your independence!

Whether you’re a young adult looking to develop the skills you need to become more independent or you’re already living independently and are looking for ways to improve your confidence, the team at Disability Plan Services is here to help you achieve your goals. Using your NDIS plan funding, you can access supports that help […]

Shandell navigates a new life with the help of Disability Plan Services

For most people who have a disability, they are usually diagnosed as a child or a young adult. However, this is not the case for everyone.   Shandell has been living with autism for all her life but was only diagnosed at the age of 38. She began as a client of Disability Plan Services ever […]