Being a part of the NDIS provides you with a wonderful opportunity to be supported in many areas of your life. If it is your first NDIS plan you may feel overwhelmed and not sure where to start, having the ability to engage a Support Coordinator can make navigation the NDIS much easier. If you have an NDIS plan or are applying to become an NDIS participant you should consider having Support Coordination listed in your plan.
A Support Coordinator works with you to help find the services that you want and need to achieve the goals that are important to you. Support Coordinators work for you when required to help you find new services, Understand your NDIS Plan and its budgets, connect you with any therapists, equipment and services you need, look for somewhere to live while working towards achieving the goals that are important to you in your NDIS Plan.
You have the ability and right to choose the Support Coordinator that you want to work with. A good Support Coordinator will support you to choose a range of services that will help you become more independent whilst building life skills and confidence.