NDIS Guides for Physicians and Paediatricians

The rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) across Australia will change the disability interface with existing sectors, including health.

RACP’s NDIS Guides –  For physicians, paediatricians and other health professionals to access practical information that can help them navigate the scheme, and support their patients.

GENERAL PRACTICE TOOLKIT: Understanding your role in the NDIS  –  Developed by Queenslanders with Disability Network (QDN) on behalf of Brisbane North PHN and North Brisbane Partners in Recovery.

A GPs Guide to the NDIS – Developed by NDIS

A GP & Allied Health Professionals Guide to the NDIS – Developed by NDIS

Supporting Access to the National Disability Insurance Scheme for New Participants

Download the flow chart developed by the Central & Eastern Sydney Primary Health Network

Services in Queensland

AMPARO Advocacy speaks, acts and writes on behalf of vulnerable people from a non-English speaking background with disability to defend, protect and promote their rights and interests so their fundamental needs are met. Amparo also offer translated fact sheets for patients

When an NDIS plan is approved ..

A Local Area Coordinator (LAC)  will help to put the plan into action.

More information about starting a LAC.

Toowoomba, Ipswich and Rockhampton – offices


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