NDIS SERVICES

National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) focuses on the person with the disability and how we add value to all areas of their life. As their commitment to Australians, they offer a high level of support and care for the individual with all of the services that they need to improve their well being. We welcome the positive changes and are proud to be supporting the NDIS plan. Here’s a little bit of information about what the future looks like with the NDIS. We welcome you to look at their site using the links provided below. It also helps to keep up to date with their roll out.

WHO MAY ACCESS INDIVIDUALISED

SUPPORT PACKAGES

To be eligible to receive individualised supports under the NDIS, a person must meet certain access requirements.

These include that the person must:

Be under 65 years of age when the access request is made

Find out if you live in an area where the NDIS is available at NDIS website

What paperwork and screening is involved to meet the residency requirements (be an Australian citizen, permanent resident or Protected Special Category Visa holder)

Meet the disability or early intervention requirements and

Requests for access to NDIS individualised supports are made to the NDIA. Those found eligible are known as NDIS ‘participants’ and usually remain eligible for life

WHAT TYPE OF INDIVIDUALISED SUPPORT ARE AVAILABLE

TO HELP YOU OUT?

Supports may be funded in areas such as education, employment, social participation, independence, living arrangements and health and wellbeing. They may include funding for:

Daily personal activities

Transport to enable participation in the community, social, economic and daily life activities

Workplace help to allow a participant to successfully get or keep employment in the open or supported labour market

Therapeutic supports including behaviour support

Help with household tasks to allow the participant to maintain their home environment

Help by skilled personnel in arranging aids or equipment assessment, set up and training

Home modification design and construction

Mobility equipment and

Vehicle modifications

With a range of specialist disability services and programs available, professional advisers equip participants with up to date information and build together positive solutions for well being. iCare’s model of care is person-centered and responsive to the needs of the individual; empowering our team members to offer high-quality care to participants regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or circumstances.

HOUSEKEEPING

HOUSEKEEPING

General cleaning duties. Maintain your daily routines around your home.

PERSONAL CARE

PERSONAL CARE

Bath assistance, shaving/oral care, hair/skin care, dressing, personal hygiene, exercise etc.

SOCIAL WELFARE

SOCIAL WELFARE

Community activites, all the social activities you love and enjoy, or need to attend.

LIFE COACH

LIFE COACH

Encouragement, feel empowered to build the life you want and deserve, on your own terms.

MEAL PREPARATION

MEAL PREPARATION

Meal planning, cooking, feeding and many more...

THERAPEUTIC

THERAPEUTIC

Doctor appointments, psychological counseling, support activities ect.

NURSING

NURSING

High-quality professionals in clinical care.

ERRANDS

ERRANDS

General appointments, shopping, friend/family visiting, travelling ect.