Category: NDIS Plan Management

Navigating the NDIS Maze: How Disability Plan Services Can Help

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) offers a lifeline for Australians with disabilities, providing funding for essential support services.   However, navigating the NDIS system can sometimes feel like a complex maze. Disability Plan Services is here to be your guide, offering both NDIS plan management and support coordination services, to help you get the most […]

How an NDIS plan manager helps you to achieve your goals

In previous blogs, we’ve explored the key differences between plan managed and self-managed NDIS plans and the pros and cons of each option. If you have decided to choose an NDIS plan manager, it is important you understand what you can expect from your plan manager and how they can help you to reach your […]

The difference between unregistered and registered NDIS providers

Have questions about unregistered and registered NDIS providers?  Whether you’re new to the NDIS or have been on a plan for a few years, you might have questions about the difference between unregistered and registered NDIS providers. Here, we break down these differences and address the common questions we’re asked about this topic. Firstly, what […]

Top reasons to consider a Plan Management Agency NDIS

As an NDIS participant, you have complete choice and control over how your funding is managed – but you don’t have to do it without support. It is easy to feel a little overwhelmed when trying to access NDIS supports. From the planning process to ongoing plan management, there are a lot of moving pieces […]

Understanding the complex case management process

If you have complex needs that require a high level of support, you may be entitled to receive NDIS funding for complex case management. Complex case management allows you to tackle the barriers you and your family may be facing with the help of a specialist support coordinator. This may include support from specialists including […]

What ideal NDIS plan management looks like

In previous blogs, we’ve explored the difference between plan managed vs self managed NDIS plans and the pros and cons of choosing each option. If you’ve decided to use a plan manager, it’s important to understand what ideal NDIS plan management looks like before choosing a provider to go with.    Personalised support In an […]

Understanding NDIS plan management terminology

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) uses a lot of terminology that isn’t always straightforward or easy to understand. To combat this, we’ve developed a quick and easy guide for you to learn the common NDIS plan management terms.   Funded support package Put simply, this is the funding available to you as an NDIS participant. […]

Making the choice – Plan managed vs self-managed NDIS

If you’re new to the NDIS, you might be exploring the benefits of plan managed vs self-managed NDIS plans. There is no ‘one size fits all’ approach when it comes to NDIS plan management, so it is very important to weigh up the pros and cons of both options before making your decision. In this […]

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 […]

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 […]