National Standards for Disability Services Toolkit
This toolkit is designed to assist compliance with the National Standards for Disability Services 1, 4 and 6 through a range of policy, procedure and practice templates.
Key benefit points
- The toolkit assists organisations take action to improve their practices and support better outcomes for people with disability, families and carers as a result.
- The template allows organisations to adapt and amend the documents to the unique needs of each organisation.
- The accessible format supports active involvement by service users in development of providers' guiding policies and practices.
Who is this for?
Disability service organisations
You can download the policy, procedure and practice templates below:
Toolikit GuidelinesDownload Toolkit Guideline & Resources list (Word 15KB)
Promoting and Protecting Rights overarching policy
PolicyDownload Policy (WORD)
Choice and Control
Policy & ProceduresDownload Policy (WORD) Download Procedure (WORD)
Supporting your choices
Easy ReadDownload Easy Read(WORD)
Policy & ProceduresDownload Policy(WORD) Download Procedure(WORD)
Eliminating Restrictive Practices
Policy & ProceduresDownload Policy(WORD) Download Procedure (WORD)
Staff Development Reflection
Reflecting on choice and safeguardingDownload reflecting on choice Resource(WORD)
Code of Conduct
Code of Conduct PolicyDownload Policy template(WORD) Easy Read(WORD)
Policy & Procedure
Policy & ProcedureDownload Policy(WORD) Download Procedure(WORD)
Making services better - Easy EnglishDownload Resource(WORD)
Direct health Supports
Conflict of interest Policy
Social Media Policy
Service Management resources
Business Case Template
Code of conduct - staff committmentDownload Resource(WORD)
Continuous improvement - Register & planDownload Plan(WORD)
Quality practice guide
Setting up a Policy Group
Terms of reference - Policy Development and review group