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Muscular dystrophy

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Muscular dystrophy (MD) is a group of genetic, inherited conditions that cause a progressive deterioration of the mus… Read more

Multiple sclerosis

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Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a condition that affects the central nervous system. Read more

Cerebral palsy

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Cerebral palsy (CP) is a permanent, lifelong physical disability affecting 34,000 Australians. Read more

Acquired brain injury

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An acquired brain injury (ABI) is any brain damage that happens after birth. Read more

Low vision/blindness

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It is believed over 384,000 people who live in Australia are either blind or vision impaired, with more than 70 perce… Read more

Sensory Processing Disorder

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Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) is a neurological condition affecting 1 in 20 children.  Read more

Development delay

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Development delay is a hold-up in a young child in reaching physical and mental milestones, compared to other childre… Read more

Spina bifida

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Spina bifida is a common birth defect affecting 5,000 Australians. Read more

Spinal injuries

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Spinal cord injuries (SCI) are damage to any part of the spinal cord or nerves, causing a loss in function, such as m… Read more

Auditory Processing Disorder

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Auditory Processing Disorder (APD), also known as Central Auditory Processing Disorder (CAPD) is the inability to pro… Read more

What is Capacity Building support?

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Capacity Building supports can pay for therapies or services that help improve your independence. Read more

What is Core support?

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Supports that help with day to day life can be accessed with support from the Core budget. Read more

What is Capital support?

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Assistive technology equipment, home or vehicle modifications are funded through the Capital support budget. Read more

What support can I get?

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The NDIS will give you choice and control about the type of supports you receive and who delivers the services. Read more

Am I eligible for NDIS?

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If you are living with disability you may be able to receive Government support through the National Disability Insur… Read more

I don't have NDIS funding

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To be able to find the best support for your circumstances you need to be able to make informed choices Read more

NDIS partners

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As of 31 March 2020, there are an estimated 364,879 people with disability who are active NDIS participants.  Read more

I have NDIS funding...what now?

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If you have filled out an Access Request Form the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) will review your applic… Read more

What is the NDIS?

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The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is designed to provide Australians who have a disability with reasona… Read more