The National Disability Insurance Scheme - NDIS.
What is the NDIS?
The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is a new way of providing individualised support for eligible people with permanent and significant disability, their families and carers. The NDIS is the insurance that gives us all peace of mind. Disability could affect anyone – having the right support makes a big difference.
Flagstaff is here to help you.
Flagstaff provides a range of support and programs to help you throughout the transition over to the NDIS. Have a look at our support options and programs page to read more about Flagstaff’s role in the NDIS and the support we offer. We have also formed a FAQs page to answer all your questions that you may have regarding the NDIS.
Frequently Asked Questions:
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When is it coming to our region?
The NDIS will become available in the Illawarra Shoalhaven district from July 2017.
The Illawarra Shoalhaven district covers the local government areas of:
What will the change mean for you?
Flagstaff is a proud employer of people with a disability and is looking forward to opportunities the NDIS will bring, especially as the scheme is the perfect fit for our mission to support people with disabilities to gain independence, confidence and vocational skills to live the life they choose.
- Choice; of how you would like to spend your funding
- Person centred funding
- Individual plans tailored to meet your needs
- Greater opportunity & support for community integration and participation
Flagstaff has a dedicated team to help our employees, their families and carers to understand these changes and plan how they can get the most out of the NDIS.
Contact us at email@example.com or phone 0437 600 511 to arrange a time to meet with a member of our team.
You can also call the following team members for any enquiries regarding the NDIS and Flagstaff Life Choices programs:
- Gemma Sheehy - NDIS Engagement & Support Coordinator (Unanderra): 0429 944 618
- Ali Day - Employee Engagement & Support Coordinator (Unanderra): 0402 223 360
- Nicole Marceau - NDIS Engagement and Support Officer (Nowra): (02) 4423 3630
For more information about the NDIS, please visit http://www.ndis.gov.au/