NDIS

  • SDA Eligibility Criteria

    09/09/2020 Communications

    SDA is a costly support that will be provided to only a small number of NDIS participants, so the rules used to determine a participant’s eligibility are rigorously applied. Read More

  • GUIDE TO DEVELOPING A PARTICIPANT’S HOUSING STATEMENT

    01/06/2020 Communications

    In response to feedback from the SDA panel, the Summer Foundation has developed 2 new resources to help support coordinators and allied health professionals prepare an NDIS participant housing statement. Read More

  • A podcast series: Reasonable and Necessary with Dr George

    03/04/2020 Communications

    Dr George Taleporos is recording a special Coronavirus series of the Reasonable & Necessary podcasts. He is speaking with people with disability, support coordinators, the NDIS Commissioner and other guests about how to stay safe and well during this... Read More

  • HOW TO FILL OUT THE NDIS ACCESS REQUEST FORM

    15/09/2019 Communications

    If you are working in a residential aged care facility, or a health service, you might be supporting a person with disability to submit this NDIS access request. This resource is designed to help you. Read More

  • Urgent Access Request Cover Letter

    10/09/2019 Communications

    How to request urgent NDIS access for your patient In some circumstances a person may be vulnerable to risk and need urgent supports. For example, they may be going back to live in a community setting with few supports of... Read More

  • Making a training video for your support worker

    11/06/2019 Communications

    It can be hard to explain to your support worker how you want to be supported. Making a video for your support workers can be a good way of helping them to understand anything you want them to know. Read More

  • RESIDENTIAL AGED CARE COSTS FOR NDIS PARTICIPANTS

    05/07/2018 Communications

    The aim of this fact sheet is to describe these line items and to provide RACFs, NDIS plan managers and financial intermediaries with tailored information and guidance for the smooth implementation of this reform. Read More

  • Insight into Design Issues in the Health and NDIS Systems Interface

    29/06/2018 Communications

    The implementation of the NDIS requires significant changes to the way state-based health systems operate within the new national system. Recreating an effective interface between them has been difficult as inter-system policies and operational guidelines were not established prior... Read More

  • ndis and aged care fees

    27/06/2018 Communications

    This information is for people with complex support needs, eligible for the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) and who are preparing to move into a residential aged care facility (RACF), or are currently living in aged care – as... Read More

  • Sample NDIS Plans

    01/06/2018 Communications

    The Summer Foundation has developed sample NDIS plans to share with people aged under 65 years living in, or at risk of entering, residential aged care (RAC) and their families, supporters, guardians or nominees. Read More

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