Introduction to NDIS
Understand the detail and opportunity of NDIS Support Coordination and what it takes to deliver and market a best practice service.
TIME & DATE
Wednesday 4 April
9:30am - 3:00pm
Adina Apartment Hotel
33 Mounts Bay Rd
Support Coordination is one of the most important supports for facilitating the NDIS’ goals around choice and control for participants. This is especially true in WA, where participants and families are only just beginning to understand what the National Scheme will mean for them.
Are you interested in becoming a Support Coordinator?
This workshop will explore the detail behind the Coordination support types and what it takes to deliver and run a best practice service, including:
- The different levels of Support Coordination: NDIS expectations of the roles and best practice
- Understanding where Support Coordination fits in the NDIS landscape
- Support Coordination market data: Now and into the future
- Understanding and mitigating the inherent business risks
- Exploring Housing with Support Coordination
- The resources available to answer your own questions and develop your practice
Evie is an all rounder, a content guru, an NDIS nerd and DSC pinch hitter. She holds both a Masters degree in Sustainable Development from HEC Paris and a Media Communications degree from the University of Melbourne. Evie has been at DSC since the start and is the engine room of our content driven marketing success. She is an outstanding writer, presenter and digital service developer.
Early in her career, Evie worked on cutting edge Human Centred Design service development strategies for Procter & Gamble in Kenya and Brazil. Evie is an expert in NDIS detail, working with organisations around Australia at all stages of the NDIS journey. She has been influential in building the sector's understanding of NDIS Support Coordination, and is well known for her unique love of sharks and the NDIS Price Guide.
FEEDBACK FOR DSC's SUPPORT COORDINATION forums
Don't just take our word for it. Over 2,500 people have now attended a DSC NDIS workshop. Here's what previous NDIS Housing participants had to say about our workshops:
support coordination RESOURCES
We urge the NDIA to rethink their bizarre decision to remove Peer Workers from the list of professions able to deliver Support Coordination.
Here are 10 of the most important questions and answers from our recent Investigating Housing with Support Coordination webinar.
The NDIA have made a very important change in the functionality of the Participant Portal, writes Sally Coddington.
Sally Coddington explores what could the transfer of Support Coordination to LAC/ECEI partners mean for Participants and the Scheme.
Leighton Jay explores some of the tensions arising from the NDIA’s approach to “conflicts of interest”.
What do you say to participants and their families about how the NDIS can help overcome the housing problem? Luke Bo'sher and Libby Ellis explore four key questions for Support Coordinators, service providers, advocates and families to be looking at with participants.