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Understanding NDIS Support Categories: Core, Capacity-building and Capital

Are you confused about the different support categories in your NDIS budget, and what they mean? You’re not alone! That’s why we’ve prepared this guide to help you understand your funding, and what it covers.   The NDIS offers three main categories of support: Core, Capacity-building, and Capital. Each category is designed to meet different needs […]

7 Steps to Getting Your NDIS Plan Up and Running

The NDIS can provide life-changing support to people with disabilities. But the process of gaining access can take time, effort, and let’s face it – it can be overwhelming. Here, we detail the steps you need to go through to gain access. The great news is, that once you’ve been given the initial approval, you […]

Will the NDIS pay for this? Understanding ‘Reasonable and Necessary’ Supports

When it comes to using NDIS funding to pay for services or products, the key phrase to remember is “reasonable and necessary.” These are the criteria used to decide whether things can be funded or not.   Let’s break down what “reasonable and necessary” means for your disability supports.  Reasonable Supports  Relates to Disability The support […]

What Makes a Great Support Coordinator

If you’re on the NDIS, a support coordinator can play a crucial role in helping you to access the range of supports and services you need. But what sets the great support coordinators apart? Here are some qualities to look out for when you’re trying to find the right support coordinator for you.  Empathy and […]

How A Support Coordinator Helps With Your NDIS Plan

Navigating the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) can be confusing and tricky. If you’re new to the NDIS, or need some help to learn how to implement your plan, a support coordinator can play a vital role in helping you understand and make the most of your NDIS plan.   Support coordinators help NDIS participants to […]

How Plan Management Works

One of the most common questions we are asked is “how do plan managers get paid?” And we get it – how is it possible to outsource the administrative side of managing your NDIS plan, to expert plan managers, and pay nothing out of pocket for the service? It’s simpler than you think! How does […]

Registered vs Unregistered NDIS providers: What it Means For Your Funding

If you’re looking for providers of disability services and products, you’ve probably come across the terms “registered vs unregistered NDIS providers”.    It’s important to understand what these terms mean because, depending on how your NDIS plan is managed, you may be limited in your choice of providers.  The good news is, opting for plan management gives […]

How to Find a Great Plan Manager

Choosing a Plan Manager to handle your NDIS budgets for you really takes the stress out of using your funds. Your plan manager pays your providers from your NDIS budget, keeps records, and ensures you’re maximising the value of your funding – potentially saving you hours of work each week! But how do you choose […]

Why You Should Check a Provider’s Testimonials Before Engaging Their Services

In the digital age, it’s never been easier to read the testimonials and customer reviews of a disability Plan Manager before engaging their services.

Disability Plan Service’s Guide on How to Apply for an NDIS Provider

Are you new to the NDIS and unsure on how to find and apply for services from disability providers? Here’s how.