At last, the 'N' in NDIS gets real
WA - Welcome to the NDIS!
The WA Government has finally announced its intention to join the rest of the country in the National Disability Insurance Scheme.
This is wonderful news for the many Western Australians with disability who will become participants, as well as the many advocates and carers who have long campaigned to be a part of the Federal Scheme.
The WA rollout expected to be complete in 2020. Now is the time to get ahead of the game and start creating your transition plans for what promises to be the largest change the disability sector has ever seen.
Learn, Engage, Adapt: WA NDIS TRANSITION MASTERCLASS
Tuesday 30 January, 9:30am - 3:30pm
To quote the famous leadership guru Marshall Goldsmith, what got you here won’t get you there.
Using our proven Learn, Engage, Adapt methodology, we analyse process improvement, service and business models, marketing and staffing requirements to assist you to transition to the NDIS. In just one day, our experts will ensure you leave with an NDIS Action Plan that details your key priorities for the next 12 months
Sick of going to forums where you leave with more questions than answers? This workshop delivers the very latest in NDIS rollout experience from DSC, Australia's leading NDIS consulting group.
SUCCESSFUL Service DESign in the NDIS
Wednesday 31 January, 9:30am - 3:30pm
The NDIS goal of the ordinary life requires new service models that enable all people with disability to enjoy the same rights, privileges and responsibilities that most Australians take for granted. In this workshop, we will explore how a citizenship lens delivers better outcomes for everyone. Success involves co-design: learning to engage more closely with the voices of people with disability and their family members and translating this into services that people want and the NDIA will pay for. Organisations who are the most successful are designing services around their organisational strengths and participants' desires.
We will give you the tools to understand and make the most of this NDIS opportunity, including:
- Co-design, citizenship and the NDIS 'Ordinary Life'
- Understanding NDIS Registration Groups and the NDIS Price Guide
- Finding and analysing the right NDIS market data
- Testing service feasibility: tools & techniques.
SPECIALIST DISABILITY ACCOMMODATION: WA MASTERCLASS
Thursday 1 February, 9:30am - 3:00pm
This workshop will provide a solid grounding in the intricacies of SDA as they now stand as well as providing insight into some of the missing pieces. This workshop is designed for organisations and individuals thinking about developing housing in the NDIS and will cover the Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) framework, including the SDA Rule & Registration Requirements and pricing and payments.
It will also cover emerging SDA business models, such as matching NDIS housing demand with supply and approaches to redeveloping existing stock. The workshop will also touch on the implementation and delivery processes for SDA, including risk management.
Learn, Engage, Adapt: WA NDIS TRANSITION MASTERCLASS
SUCCESSFUL SERVICE DESIGN in the ndis
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.
Dr Leighton Jay is a consultant, facilitator, parent and former academic who assists organisations with strategically important projects. He is passionate about developing and implementing personalised and individualised approaches that result in better lives and quality services.
Leighton’s personal experience as the father of a young man with complex disability support needs deeply informs his work. He is a member of Australia’s National Disability Insurance Agency’s Intellectual Disability Reference Group, a qualified Company Director and a University Associate with Curtin University’s School of Occupational Therapy & Social Work. He has spoken at numerous national and international conferences and has worked with service providers and government agencies in Canada.
Fiona Payne was a foundation NDIA Board member (2013 - 2016) and has played key leadership roles on a diverse range of Boards in some of Australia's most dynamic disability and health sector organisations. She thrives in complexity and is currently diving deep into the opportunities and challenges of the Health sector/NDIS interface. Fiona works as a consultant specialising in governance, strategy, policy, business and service development. She brings a unique perspective to supporting organisations in the NDIS having held the most senior roles at both operational and governance levels.
Fiona will be joining us as a Critical Friend for our Learn, Engage, Adapt workshop.
SPECIALIST DISABILITY ACCOMMODATION MASTERCLASS
Brent is a bona fide master of Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) detail, which considering he is an engineer is not surprising. Brent has built his reputation as one of the sector's leading experts in SDA with involvement in over 50 SDA related projects to date, ranging from parent groups, small organisations, large national organisations, state governments, community housing providers, for-profit investors, developers and many financial institutions. What Brent doesn’t know about SDA is probably the stuff the NDIA don’t know themselves yet.
Brent brings a unique skill set to NDIS Housing, with over 25 years consulting experience in accessible design as well as a lived experience as the proud father of teenage identical twins, one of whom has cerebral palsy.
Brent is a Subject Matter Specialist in SDA & SIL.
Central Perth, Venue TBC
$380 + GST per person
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