GYST 2020 – NDIS conference (Syd)

GYST2020 is the first-of-its-kind national conference – for everyone working in the disability sector. 2 days immersing yourself in NDIS strategy with the sector’s experts Networking with like-minded compadres Up to date policy information and analysis Live podcast recording ‘Shark Tank’ style pitch session Hypothetical Royal Commission ‘cross examination’ Conference dinner (with a surprise entertainer!) […]

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Updated NDIS Documents

NDIS Practice Standards Verification Module – Required Documentation January 2020 Purpose of this document: For NDIS providers who require verification, this document outlines the evidence that auditors must receive in order to assess conformity with the verification module of the NDIS Practice Standards.   Application pack – NDIS Practice Standards and Quality Indicators, January 2020 […]

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DSC – Video Recordings: Using the NDIS Commission Portal (Behaviour Support)

From the Disability Services Consulting’s website: Two webinars have been uploaded on the nuances of navigating the NDIS Commission Portal. The first webinar is directed at behaviour support practitioners: Behaviour support plans that contain a regulated restrictive practice must be lodged with the NDIS Commission. This webinar provides tips for ensuring successful lodgement of behaviour support […]

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NDIS Workforce Capability Framework

From the NDIS Commission’s webpage: “The NDIS Commission is leading the development of a national NDIS Workforce Capability Framework to support consistency in practice and delivery of quality disability services across Australia. The Australian Government’s strategy to support the development the NDIS market, Growing the NDIS Market and Workforce Strategy, was released in early 2019. One […]

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NDIS Disability Related Health Supports Engagement, Registration and Implementation, 14 Nov ADL

NDIS Disability Related Health Supports. Effective 1 October 2019, the NDIS will fund 90 new disability-related health supports to Australians living with disability who are eligible for the NDIS. The NDIS along with the NDIS Quality & Safeguards Commission and the Department for Health and Wellbeing is running two provider information sessions for Allied Health […]

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Grants open to help providers enter the NDIS

Latest new from NDIS If your organisation is consider providing services under the NDIS, you can now apply for up to $20,000 of tailored business support under the Transition Assistance Funding program. If successful, your organisation could use the funding to receive business advice, including support to grow your business and workforce capability, or help to transition from block funding to the market-based […]

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Workshops by SACID to assist people with intellectual disability to better understand the NDIS

The South Australian Council on Intellectual Disability (SACID) is running new workshops to help people with intellectual disability better understand the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) and build their skills to navigate it. Through their new programme, SA Inclusion Point, SACID is offering a series of “Get More Skills” workshops aimed at building people’s capacity […]

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