CatholicCareâ€™s Disability Services recognise your potential! We believe that everyone deserves the opportunity to â€˜Learn, Work and Connectâ€™ with others. Our Disability Services open that door for you.
If youâ€™re looking for:
We are here to help.
We know that personal goals are as unique and individual as we are, so together weâ€™ll design a plan that is just for you. Our team will champion and support you along the journey to achieve your goals. Â
Our outreach services and permanent offices in Lakemba, Lewisham, and Liverpool service clients across the greater ÃÛÌÒÒùÔº area.
The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) supports a better life for hundreds of thousands of Australians with significant and permanent disabilities between the ages of 18 and 65 years.
The NDIS provides funding to eligible people with disability to gain more time with family and friends, greater independence, access to new skills, and jobs or volunteering in their community for an improved quality of life.
If you have a disability, and meet the you can receive NDIS funding to access support services.
Knowing how to manage your NDIS plan is important. The funding you receive will depend on your disability, needs and goals. There are three types of support budgets that may be funded in your NDIS plan.
1. Core Supports budget
Â Core Supports is the most flexible budget and includes:
2. Capacity Building budgetÂ
The Capacity Building funding is allocated across eight support sub-categories, each matched with the goals in your plan. You can choose how to spend these funds to purchase any approved individual support within its category but wonâ€™t be able to move funding from one category to another. Categories include
3. Capital Supports budget
This includes supports such as assistive technology or modifications to your home, which depends on quotes from suppliers:
Our team can alsohelp you to navigate the NDIS and get the best out of your plan.
Find out how we can help you understand the NDIS by contacting us onÂ 13 18 19Â or by filing n the below contact us form.
To find out more about our programs, professional business services or to book a tour of our facilities call us (8:30am - 5:30pm Mon-Fri) on 13 18 19 or complete the form below.
In emergencies please call 000 or Lifeline on 13 11 14.
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A member of the team will get back to you as soon as possible. If you need support, in the meantime, please call us (between 8:30am-5:30pm Mon-Fri) on 13 18 19 and quote your reference number: TICKET