Hearing impairments are problems that occur within the hearing pathway, but it can also stem from a disturbance in th…
Muscular dystrophy (MD) is a group of genetic, inherited conditions that cause a progressive deterioration of the mus…
Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a condition that affects the central nervous system.
Cerebral palsy (CP) is a permanent, lifelong physical disability affecting 34,000 Australians.
An acquired brain injury (ABI) is any brain damage that happens after birth.
It is believed over 384,000 people who live in Australia are either blind or vision impaired, with more than 70 perce…
Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) is a neurological condition affecting 1 in 20 children.
Development delay is a hold-up in a young child in reaching physical and mental milestones, compared to other childre…
Spina bifida is a common birth defect affecting 5,000 Australians.
Spinal cord injuries (SCI) are damage to any part of the spinal cord or nerves, causing a loss in function, such as m…
Auditory Processing Disorder (APD), also known as Central Auditory Processing Disorder (CAPD) is the inability to pro…
Capacity Building supports can pay for therapies or services that help improve your independence.
Assistive technology equipment, home or vehicle modifications are funded through the Capital support budget.
Supports that help with day to day life can be accessed with support from the Core budget.
The NDIS will give you choice and control about the type of supports you receive and who delivers the services.
If you are living with disability you may be able to receive Government support through the National Disability Insur…
To be able to find the best support for your circumstances you need to be able to make informed choices
By 2020 the NDIS is expected to be supporting more than 460,000 Australians with disability
If you have filled out an Access Request Form the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) will review your applic…
The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is designed to provide Australians who have a disability with reasona…