Some kind words from our clients!

At Disability Plan Services, we aspire to deliver uncompromised experiences.  As a registered, third-party provider of NDIS Plan Management and Support Coordination services, we know the impact that compassion, understanding and experience can have on someone living with disability. Since opening the doors to the first Disability Plan Services support centre at Capalaba Central Shopping […]

What is an NDIS plan and how does it work?

If you’re an Australian citizen or permanent resident between the ages of 7 and 65 and you’re living with a permanent and significant disability, chances are you’re eligible to receive funded supports.  Called the National Disability Insurance Scheme, or NDIS for short, the nation-wide program aims to improve the lives of those living with disability […]

Should I choose to be NDIS plan managed or self managed?

You don’t have to be new to the NDIS to be considering your options for the management of your plan funds.  If you’ve found this article, chances are your current option is no longer working for you and you’re considering alternatives. Well, you’ve come to the right place! If you’re considering between NDIS plan managed […]

How To Find an NDIS Plan Manager

As an NDIS participant, you have complete choice and control of your NDIS funding and how it is managed for the duration of your plan. You have three options for the management of your NDIS funding. You can choose for your budget to be managed by the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) which is also […]

NDIS Plan Explained – Preparing for your first NDIS planning meeting

If you’re new to the NDIS, then you’re probably wondering what this upcoming NDIS planning meeting is and how it can help you. An NDIS planning meeting is conducted with an ECEI Partner, LAC or NDIA Planner, who will help you develop your NDIS plan.  Before attending your meeting, it’s important to know what an […]

Why a local NDIS Plan Manager is best

As an NDIS participant, you have complete choice and control over how your funding is managed. Your funds are allocated to you by the NDIS based on your individual circumstances for supports and services you require. This funding works towards achieving the goals in your plan, making it completely individualised. At your NDIS planning meeting […]

Organise an NDIS Planning Meeting to ensure a successful NDIS Journey!

So, you’ve applied for an NDIS plan and have been approved? Congratulations! The next step on your journey is to create your plan. This is an important step as it outlines your goals and what funding you may be eligible for.  Creating your plan is done at your NDIS planning meeting. During a meeting with […]

Gold Coast’s best NDIS plan management option!

If you’ve got funding for Improved Life Choices in your NDIS plan, that means you’re eligible to access plan management. As one of the options available to you for the financial management of your NDIS budget, plan management gives you flexibility while maintaining control of how your plan funds are spent. But, if you’re searching […]

An NDIS Plan Manager’s top tips for goal setting!

Because everyone’s journey with the NDIS is different, setting goals that are suited to your individual needs is super important! After all, without solid goals in place to work toward, how will you track the progress you are making?  Part of your ‘My Goals’ section of your NDIS plan, your goals are one of the […]

What makes a great NDIS Plan Manager?

As more and more people join the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), choosing to work with an independent NDIS Plan Manager is becoming an increasingly popular choice. One of the four options available to NDIS participants, plan management gives people with disabilities access to experienced and caring professionals who are passionate about using their skills […]