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Answering all your questions about what a support coordinator does and how to choose a support coordinator.

This resource is for participants that self manage their NDIS plan and covers hiring self-employed or independent support workers who have an Australian Business N

Here are some ideas of things to do with a support worker, especially during home isolation.

Therapy via telepractice is just like face-to-face therapy except that it’s done over the phone and by videoconference. 

Cyber insurance is more important than ever when preparing your NDIS business for the additional risks a pandemic like Coronavirus brings.

And why does my NDIS business need Management Liability Insurance?

If you own a small NDIS business, there’s no denying one the most important things you need to protect your assets is Insurance. But what kind of insurance do you actually need?

If you have purchased sickness/illness cover as part of your Personal Accident Insurance, you may be able to claim if you meet certain conditions.

Insurance for Aged Care Workers, also known as Paid Carers, includes cover for Public Liability, Professional Indemnity, and Personal Accident. Make sure you are protected when caring for the elderly.

The NDIS defines transport costs in 2 ways: General Transport Supports  and Activity-Based Transport

"I have a permanent disability but my NDIS application was rejected because of my functional capacity" This is something we hear often at MyCareSpace. Before we explain what functional capacity means in the NDIS arena, let's take a step back and look at the eligibility requirements of the NDIS.

This webinar provides Service Providers with an up-to-date understanding of the NDIS Audit Requirements and how a provider can best prepare for an NDIS Audit.

Here are some ideas of things to do with a support worker, especially during home isolation.

A summary of all the different types of NDIS businesses and insurance options.

Has the NDIS sent you a message containing your Activation Code and you're wondering how on earth to get your NDIS Plan activated? 

Compilation of holiday camps for children with disabilities.

This resource is for participants that plan manage their NDIS plan and covers hiring self-employed or independent support workers who have an Australian Business Number (ABN).

This resource covers how to provide services to self managed or plan managed participants as a Sole Trader.

This resource covers engaging a support worker as an EMPLOYEE

This is part 1 in our series of upcoming resources related to Social and Community Participation funding in your NDIS plan and what you can spend it on!

Do NDIS Registered Providers need Personal Accident Cover? Yes, if you are a sole trader or are otherwise not covered by Workers Compensation insurance.

Our experts will demonstrate how your NDIS Audit can become the very thing that helps you understand your customers more deeply and respond more quickly to their needs, improving your business on every level and drive revenue

We'd like to share this awesome article posted by Yellow Submarine in WA:

The question about whether someone with Autism automatically qualifies to receive NDIS funding is a common one. 

During the webinar our speakers, Andrea and Nicole will address the following key questions:

How do I use my different NDIS funds?
How do I find supports that will fit my needs and help me achieve my goals?
How do I best organise my supports?

With a number of our community heading into their first plan review, we have put together some information on the process and the preparation required!

Once you know that you are eligible for NDIS funding, you will need to have a planning meeting with a Local Area Coordinator, Planner or Early Childhood Access Partner.

In this webinar, our ADHD experts help parents, teachers and carers navigate their way through the maze of ADHD.

How do you explain to a child with Autism why people are wearing masks or why they can't hug their friends? How about that they need to social distance?

Impossible?

When can someone with a mental health condition access the NDIS? Read this resource to find out.

It's World Continence Week

and we wanted to let you know about 2 NDIS Registered providers that are doing great things!

The NDIS answers the FAQ on mental health/psychosocial disability funding.

When do I need a Carer Statement for an NDIS Application?

This resource is to assist clinicians, GPs, allied health professionals who are assisting and/or writing reports for NDIS applications under a psychosocial disability.

Individual Living Options (ILO) are living arrangements that focus on the individual and is an innovative alternative to group home services.

It is designed to be an alternative to the SIL model, for participants with moderate to high support needs.

ILO's are focussed on working with the participant and their family to consider their needs and preferences and design a flexible package of supports.

At MyCareSpace we have received many calls asking us how to actually buy those iPad, tablets or devices with their NDIS funding for COVID19 Assistive Technology.

We made a step by step guide to help Participants, Support Coordinators and Services Providers.

All NDIS Service Providers need insurance and we have provided quick links to find the right insurance for your NDIS business.

MyCareSpace has produced webinars to help NDIS Service Providers with their NDIS Registration, Audit, and Insurance tasks.

This training webinar will include all you need to know about Individual Living Options (ILO's). Its suitable for Support Coordinators, LACS, Service Providers and families.

Are you ready? Most people feel nervous right before they move. This is where your goals can help you, even stick them on your wall to help you get past any nerves.

Once you know your needs and restrictions and have defined the type of housing that you want it is time to search and apply for the house and the funding

Summary of housing options and decisions that need to be made before choosing the best option for you.

A how-to guide on setting housing goals - the most important step towards independence.

C – Core
Cap – Capital 
CB – Capacity Building 

All disability service providers need insurance. Providers may be big or small, they may be NDIS registered or not. Either way, they now face business risks arising from delivering services within the disability industry. 

The NDIS announced today that participants are able to spend up to $1500 on low cost AT items, iPad and other fitness equipment, to help to continue to receive supports online.

NEWS Flash! The NDIS has made changes during the pandemic to allow all NDIS participants to access Support Coordination using their CORE support budget.

A free webinar about understanding what NDIS accommodation options are available and how to go about including them in your NDIS plan.