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ILO and Beyond – Individualised Living in Action


  • October 11th, 2021 12:00 pm
  • ONLINE WEBINAR (NATIONAL)

This online event is for NDIS participants, their families and supporters, support coordinators and NDIS service providers.


Individualised living arrangements are as unique as a fingerprint – learn about how they can work to give people the opportunity to live the way they want.


At this online event, you’re in for a treat! We will:

  • Share ideas on how individualised living can work
  • Help you with the next steps to getting started
  • Answer your questions about individualised living
  • Launch a fantastic new video series and you will be able to hear from the stars themselves

You will meet Ned, who recently moved out of his family home and is living with 2 supportive housemates. Hear about Ned’s home, his living arrangement and learn how NDIS participants and their supporters can get started with their own unique arrangements. 

Individualised living arrangements are as unique as a fingerprint, but we know it helps to actually see how they can work. Let’s take the conversation further so more people have the opportunity to live the way they want. 

Many people with disability need support to live independently in the community, but don’t want to live in a group home. Join us to build your understanding of individualised living, learn how the principles of person-centred planning together with the opportunities of the NDIS help create a way forward.

We’ll also have plenty of time for questions. 


Who is this for:

  • NDIS participants, families and their supporters
  • Support coordinators
  • NDIS service providers

Panelists:

  • Ned, his family and supportive housemates
  • Barbara Hill – Bridge It Housing Coordinator
  • Jenna Wilson – Bridge It Housing Coordinator
  • Linda Hughes – UpSkill Lead
  • Libby Ellis – Housing Hub

About Bridge It: Bridge It Homes Connect  – creative paths to safe, connected homes for people living with disability.

Bridge It Barkly Street – supported accommodation in St Kilda for young women finding their way home from out-of-home care or homelessness.

About UpSkill: UpSkill is a Summer Foundation program that offers professional development to support coordinators and NDIS allied health professionals so people with complex needs can be supported by skilled professionals to live well in the community.  Find out more at: https://www.summerfoundation.org.au/project/upskill/ 

About Housing Hub: The Housing Hub is a website that lists over 1,500 accessible houses, apartments and other properties that may be suitable for people with disability to rent or buy.  It is an initiative of the Summer Foundation.  

People with disability and their supporters can search by creating a unique profile on the website, get alerts to suitable properties and apply for the home they love. Get started at www.housinghub.org.au 


BOOKINGS ARE ESSENTIAL:

DATE: Monday 11 October 2021
TIME:  12pm – 1.30pm AEDT (NSW, ACT, VIC, TAS)
9am – 10.30am AWST (WA)
10.30am – 12pm AEST (NT)
11am – 12.30pm AEST (QLD)
11.30am – 1pm ACST (SA)

LOCATION: Online via Zoom

REGISTER HERE



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