NDIS

National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) commenced in the ACT on 1 July 2014.  Please note that the NDIS will roll out nationally from 1 July 2016.

The NDIS provides support for eligible people with permanent and significant disability, their families and carers. Participants of the NDIS will have individualised NDIS funding.

Community Options is a registered NDIS provider

 

We are committed to providing individualised support, tailored to your specific needs, wants, preferences and goals .  We specialise in working with you to assist you to achieve your NDIS goals.

 

We provide the following supports:

 

Levels of Supports Coordination

  • Support Connection
  • Coordination of Supports
  • Specialist Support Coordination

 

Management of Plan

  • Financial Intermediary Monthly Processing
  • Financial and Service Intermediary Activities

 

Ages

  • Early childhood (0-8 years)
  • Children/Young Adults
  • Adults

 

Focus of the Plan

  • Psycho-social disability
  • Complex
  • Speciality Focus - MS, MND, Younger Onset Dementia
  • Palliative
  • Degenerative Diseases

 

We also provide support to a client's families and/or carers.

 

Community Options is able to support you in the coordination and plan management under the ‘Improved Life Choices’ (0014):

Support Item NameSupport Item Number
Support Connection 07_001_0106_8_3
Coordination of Supports 07_002_0106_8_3
Specialist Support Coordination 07_004_0132_8_3
Financial Intermediary - set up costs 14_033_0127_8_3
Financial Intermediary Monthly Processing 14_0340127_8_3
Financial and Service Intermediary - set up costs 14_032_0127_8_3
Financial and Service Intermediary Activities 14_031_0127_8_3
Training in Planning and Plan Management 07_003_0117_8_3

Community Options is committed to providing independent, client focussed and skilled coordination of NDIS supports and will work with the National Disability Agency (NDIA) to ensure that we provide excellent services that meet the NDIS requirements and client expectations.

 

Community Options, the NDIS and You

For more information about the NDIS and its impacts on you as a client or as a provider, please click on the NDIS Menu items or: