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The Art of Support Coordination

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Location: Perth
Date: 20/04/2021 to 21/04/2021
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As the disability sector landscape continues to change in Western Australia, people with disability and their families/carers are seeking various supports to navigate the NDIS to enable them to self-direct, exercise choice and control and achieve their goals for a good life.

Support Coordinators assist participants to navigate the NDIS, link with community and mainstream supports, service providers and government agencies. Support Coordinators play a significant role in helping participants to get the best outcomes from their NDIS funded plans.

What you will learn from this workshop:

  • Background and context for Support Coordination in Western Australia
  • Exploration of key NDIS concepts as they apply to the Support Coordination role
  • Applying the “Lens of Possibility” - flexible and creative approaches in the NDIS
  • How to walk alongside an individual as they navigate the Federal NDIS
  • Breathe life into an individual’s NDIS plan – bringing it off paper and into reality
  • Is it Reasonable and Necessary?
  • Working in the NDIS world of Billable Hours
  • Understanding Plan reviews and reporting requirements
  • The Support Coordinators’ Peer Network in Western Australia

Who should attend?

This is a practical workshop for existing, new and aspiring Support Coordinators to learn about the Art of Support Coordination.

Event details

Date: Tuesday, 20 April and Wednesday, 21 April
Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Location: 12 Lindsay Street, Perth - NDS Training Room

Cost (GST inclusive)

Members: $290
Non-members: $390

Contact information

For any enquiries, please contact Jackie Breasley, Project Lead – Sector Support and Development, 08 9208 9831,