How NDIS Consultants Improve Business Efficiency

In the fast-evolving landscape of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), businesses often grapple with numerous challenges, from maintaining compliance with NDIS standards to managing participant needs effectively. The role of an NDIS consultant has become increasingly vital, providing expertise and strategic guidance that can significantly enhance business efficiency. This blog post delves into how […]

Ensuring Compliance for NDIS Participants Under 18 Going on Short-Term Accommodation (STA)

Introduction For NDIS participants under 18, arranging Short-Term Accommodation (STA) involves specific compliance procedures to ensure the participant’s safety and well-being. This blog post outlines the necessary steps and requirements for coordinating STA for young participants, ensuring all permissions and safeguards are in place. Understanding Specialised Substitute Residential Care Specialised Substitute Residential Care refers to […]

Understanding SIL Funding: Key Considerations for NDIS Participants and Providers

Supported Independent Living (SIL) is a crucial aspect of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), designed to support participants with daily tasks and personal care. However, understanding the funding intricacies and operational costs associated with SIL can be complex. This blog post delves into the key factors affecting SIL funding and how providers can manage […]

Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for Handling Suspected Fraud by NDIS Participants

Purpose The purpose of this SOP is to provide a clear and structured approach for NDIS Support Coordinators to follow when they suspect fraudulent activities by participants. This SOP ensures that all actions taken are compliant with NDIS guidelines and the internal policies of their respective organisations. Scope This SOP applies to all NDIS Support […]

What Are The Differences Between NDIS STA & MTA

Medium Term Accommodation (MTA) MTA is designed for participants who require temporary housing for periods longer than 28 days but less than 90 days, while they wait for their long-term housing solutions to become available. The supports typically included in the MTA daily rate are: Short Term Accommodation (STA) STA, including respite, is for shorter […]

Support Coordinators must accept an RFS to get paid in the new PACE business system

Navigating the PACE (Provider Digital Access) referral process is crucial for support coordinators and plan managers working within the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) framework. As participant plans transition into the new IT system, understanding the timeline and steps involved is essential for seamless implementation. Starting from October 31st, 2023, the rollout of PACE begins […]

Comprehensive Guide: Billable Tasks for NDIS Support Coordinators

Comprehensive Guide: Billable Tasks for NDIS Support CoordinatorsNavigating the realm of NDIS Support Coordination involves understanding the intricacies of billable tasks. This guide aims to shed light on the various Support Coordination activities considered billable, ensuring transparency and clarity for both providers and recipients. Understanding Billable Support Coordination WorkIn essence, Support Coordination work is billable […]

How to Become a Support Coordinator

Support coordinators play a crucial role in helping individuals overcome challenges and access the support they need to lead fulfilling lives. If you’re driven by the desire to make a positive impact on your community and help people reach their potential, becoming a support coordinator might be the perfect career path for you. In this […]

Course: Practical Aspects of NDIS Support Coordination

Day 2: Session 5: Developing NDIS Plans Duration: 1 hour In this session, we’ll dive into the practicalities of developing NDIS plans. You’ll gain a comprehensive understanding of the planning process, from application to plan development. We’ll explore the importance of collaboration with participants, families, and stakeholders and discuss strategies for setting meaningful goals and […]

Course: Understanding NDIS and Coordination of Supports

Day 1: Session 1: Introduction to NDIS Duration: 1 hour In this session, we’ll provide a comprehensive overview of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), ensuring you grasp its purpose, goals, and fundamental principles. We’ll delve into key terminology and concepts to build a solid foundation for your understanding. Topics covered include: Session 2: Types […]

Course – Coordination of Supports in the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)

Here’s the basic outline for our 2-day course Coordination of Supports in the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS): Day 1: Understanding NDIS and Coordination of Supports Session 1: Introduction to NDIS Session 2: Types of NDIS Supports Session 3: Role of Support Coordinators Session 4: Person-Centered Approach Day 2: Practical Aspects of Coordination of Supports […]