for service providers

  • Allied Health Housing Assessments

    26/04/2018 Communications

    The aim of this guide is to assist support coordinators and allied health professionals collaborate on Housing Plans for National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) participants. Housing Plans rely on appropriately framed allied health assessments and reports to support the... Read More

  • BREAKFAST CLUB LECTURE PODCAST SERIES

    23/04/2018 Communications

    Podcasts are available for the Summer Foundation Breakfast Club professional development lecture series on brain injury rehabilitation Read More

  • ndis readiness – a toolkit for hospitals

    19/04/2018 Communications

    The Summer Foundation has developed tailored resources for health practitioners. These resources cover the entire hospital journey for people with disabilities, from admission to discharge back into the community. Read More

  • SUPPORTING YOUNGER PEOPLE WITH DISABILITY TO LIVE IN THE COMMUNITY

    17/04/2018 Communications

    This toolkit provides targeted information for staff working in Aged Care Assessment Services relating to the support of people aged under 65 years who are being assessed for admission to residential aged care. Read More

  • SUPPORTING YOUNGER PEOPLE IN RESIDENTIAL AGED CARE

    17/04/2018 Communications

    This toolkit provides targeted information for staff working in residential aged care, relating to the support of residents aged under 65 years. Read More

  • DISCHARGE PLANNING FOR YOUNGER PEOPLE WITH COMPLEX SUPPORT NEEDS

    17/04/2018 Communications

    This toolkit provides targeted information for hospital discharge staff, and staff in acute and rehabilitation hospital settings, relating to the discharge of people aged under 65 years who have acquired a disability. Read More

  • Housing Plan Tool

    13/03/2018 Communications

    This tool has been created to help support coordinators prepare a Housing Plan for NDIS participants who are wanting to test their eligibility for SDA funding. The tool provides information about what support coordinators need to include in a... Read More

  • a successful transition to more independent living

    21/02/2018 Communications

    This report sets out the current understanding of what is required to support a tenant with complex support needs to successfully transition to living in their new home, pursuing their goals and aspirations with as much independence and confidence... Read More

  • SEPARATING HOUSING AND SUPPORT SERVICES toolkit

    16/01/2018 Communications

    We’ve created a toolkit to help providers understand why separation is beneficial and how it can work in practice. The toolkit also details the challenges involved in separating housing and support services and explains how to work through the... Read More

  • Support Coordination – A changing landscape

    11/12/2017 Communications

    Support Coordination will play a critical role in ensuring that National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) participants are able to use their NDIS Plan to live a good life. This is especially the case for participants who are vulnerable and... Read More

BUILDING BETTER LIVES FOR YOUNG PEOPLE IN NURSING HOMES