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Self managing your funding

Video - Plan Management and the Participant Portal: Disability Loop NDIS Understanding workshops clip

9 Apr 2017

A monitor with Disability Loop, a video play button, an NDIS conversation, and the symbol for Closed Captions.

This is a short clip from our Disability Loop NDIS Understanding workshops.

Disability Loop project officer Carl Thompson talks about Plan Management in the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), and also talks about the Particpant Portal.

The video includes captions and a transcript.

Video - Is self-management for me? Disability Loop NDIS Understanding workshop clip

27 Mar 2017

A monitor with Disability Loop, a video play button, an NDIS conversation, and the symbol for Closed Captions.

This is a short clip from our Disability Loop NDIS Understanding workshops.

Disability Loop project officer Carl Thompson talks about self-management as an option in the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).

The video includes captions and a transcript.

Video - Using the mainstream: Disability Loop NDIS Understanding workshop clip

24 Jan 2017

A monitor with Disability Loop, a video play button, an NDIS conversation, and the symbol for Closed Captions.

This is a short clip from our Disability Loop NDIS Understanding workshops.

Disability Loop project officer Carl Thompson explains mainstream providers, and answers whether people need to self-manage to use mainstream providers.

The video includes captions and a transcript.

Fact sheet - How do I manage funding? Plain English

13 Jul 2015

A monitor with a booklet, and 'ndis'.How do I manage funding? is a six-page fact sheet that is in Plain English. That means it uses language that isn't hard to understand. 

It tells you about looking after the money you get from the NDIS.

 

Fact sheet - How do I manage funding? Easy English

11 Jul 2015

A monitor with a booklet, and 'ndis'.How do I manage funding? is a five-page fact sheet that is in Easy English. That means it is easy to read. It has pictures and big, clear writing.

It tells you about how to look after money from the NDIS.

 

Website - Self managing your funding

25 Apr 2015

Monitor with diagram of one person over three other people. In Control Australia has a newsletter, resources and online peer support groups for people who want to manage their own funding. Website last updated 2012. 

 

Website - Self-managing my plan - NDIS

24 Apr 2015

A booklet and a diagram of one person over three other people. This part of the NDIS website provides some resources for people who want to manage their own plan, including how to set up a bank account, choosing a provider and employing a support worker.

 

Booklet - A guide to engaging your own support workers

23 Apr 2015

A monitor displaying a booklet and a diagram of one person above 3 other peopleThis booklet covers topics such as how to hire, train and keep support workers safe if you are employing them yourself. It includes a sample roster, budget layout and a sample duty statement for staff.

 

Booklet - A guide to choosing an OT, Physiotherapist or Speech Therapist for a child

22 Apr 2015

Monitor displaying a booklet and three healthcare professionalsChoosing a private Occupational Therapist, Physiotherapist or Speech Pathologist for a child with a developmental disability is a booklet published by the NSW Government. It explains the best ways to find a therapy provider and the questions you should ask.

 

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