New to Support Coordination?
Here are some resources for Support Coordination newbies to help you navigate the NDIS maze.
Support Coordination is a critically important NDIS support. Guidance from the NDIA on what it should look like has been remarkably thin on the ground. At DSC, we believe Support Coordination is one of the most important supports for facilitating the NDIS’ goals around choice and control for participants.
DSC has created some fantastic articles and resources to help you understand the basics of this new support type.
With a Support Coordinator still being a relatively new role, many Support Coordinators are finding that any and every task is landing on their desk. Evie explores what the job of Support Coordinator actually is, and what task sit firmly outside its boundaries.
It has been widely reported that the NDIA is knocking back appeals that a Support Coordinator has assisted in lodging. But how legal is this approach? Lee explores the potential implications.
In the third instalment of our Revenue Revisited series, Evie tackles one of the most common challenges that Support Coordination providers face: understanding and increasing your organisation's billable hours. .
Support Coordination is a job that requires heart, soul, sweat and tears (hopefully of joy). That is why we are pleased to celebrate a group of exceptional Support Coordinators through our 2018 DSC Provider Award.
The NDIA have made a very welcome change to their position on Support Coordinators in plan review meetings.
The NDIA has recently articulated its position on Support Coordinators attending plan review meetings, and you may not like what they have said. Evie discusses the implications and offers strategies for working within these guidelines.
Going the extra mile day after day is running many Support Coordinators off their feet. Evie explores what makes this role particularly difficult to sustain and what can be done to support them.
Support Coordinators are critical to your organisation’s success. Sam Paior tell us how to make the most of the relationship with these people who matter.
Earlier this year, we wrote that we were disappointed to see that Peer Workers had been removed from the list of professions who could provide Support Coordination. But now, as Evie reports, that has all changed in the updated Guide to Suitability.
Bronwyn explores the Quality & Safeguarding Rules that will impact Support Coordination providers and practitioners.
DSC can come to you to run training sessions for organisations with teams of 5 - 30 people. For more information of the in-house training DSC offers, check out the link below.