NDIS News
08 Aug 2018

Want to know more about the NDIS in Loddon, Goulburn, Mallee or Murrumbidgee? Read on!

 

Early Childhood Early Intervention Information Sessions

These sessions will provide the community, including families, referrers and service providers, with an update about the key changes effective from 1 July 2018, the support Intereach can provide and who might benefit from a referral to the Intereach ECEI team.

Each session will cover:
* ECEI approach and what it means for families
* supports families can access through the Intereach ECEI service
* changes to intake and referral
* expected timelines for families and providers.

 

DENILIQUIN

Date: Thursday 9 August 2018

Time: 9.30am

Where: Intereach Deniliquin Neighbourhood Centre, 78-80 Napier St, Deniliquin, NSW, 2710

 

GRIFFITH

Date: Thursday 9 August 2018

Time: 2.30pm

Where: Griffith Nursing School Training Rooms, Warrambool St, Griffith, NSW, 2680

 

For more information about ECEI Ph:1300 968 140 or email ECEI@intereach.com.au

 

NDIS 101 Community Information Workshops

These information workshops are designed to help people with disability, as well as their families and carers, get ready for the National Disability Insurance Scheme.

The sessions will cover topics such as:
• What is the NDIS and how does it work?
• What kind of support can I access through the NDIS?
• Accessing the NDIS
• The roll out of NDIS in your area

CASTLEMAINE

Date: Tuesday 28 August 2018
Time: 10am – 12pm
Where: Ray Bradfield Rooms, Forest Street, Castlemaine, VIC 3450

 

COBRAM

Date: Monday 13 August 2018

Time: 3.30pm-5pm

Where: Cobram and District Specialist School, 4-8 Hume St, Cobram, VIC, 3644

 

KERANG

Date: Monday 27 August 2018

Time: TBC

Where: TBC

 

LAKE BOGA

Date: Tuesday 28 August 2018

Time: TBC

Where: TBC

 

PYRAMID HILL

Date: Tuesday 21 August 2018
Time: 10.30am-12.30pm
Where: Pyramid Hill Neighbourhood House, 5-8/43 Kelly St, Pyramid Hill VIC 3575

 

ROBINVALE

Date: Wednesday 29 August 2018

Time: TBC

Where: TBC

 

SEYMOUR

Date: Thursday 16 August 2018
Time: 3.30pm-5pm
Where: Seymour College: 29 Stewart Street, Seymour, VIC, 3660

 

SHEPPARTON

Date: Tuesday 14 August 2018
Time: 4pm-5.30pm
Where: Verney Road School, 2 Verney Rd, Shepparton VIC 3630

 

SWAN HILL

Date: Tuesday 28 August 2018

Time: TBC

Where: TBC

 

NDIS Plan Implementation Workshops

These workshops are designed to help people with disability, as well as their families and carers, understand the next steps once they have received their approved NDIS plan.

The workshops will cover topics such as:
• Understanding your plan
• How to use MyGov
• How to update your details
• Searching providers
• Service agreements

The workshops will be delivered by Local Area Coordination staff from Intereach. This is an opportunity for you to bring your questions along and have them answered by staff members.

KYNETON

Date: Monday 13 August 2018
Time: 10am-12pm
Where: Anglicare Kyneton, 1 Victoria St., Kyneton VIC 3444

 

Scheduled Plan Review Workshops

NDIS Participants with an approved plan, and their families or carers, are invited to attend this workshop to learn more, and prepare for the plan review process.
Plan reviews are a normal part of the NDIS. Your plan review will help you to measure your progress against your personal goals, explore new goals and identify any changes in your life.
All participants need a plan review before their current plan expires.

The workshop will cover topics such as:
• What is a plan review
• When to expect your plan review to occur
• How plans reviews happen
• What information to bring to your plan review meeting

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

NDIS Participants with an approved plan, and their families or carers who are due for a scheduled review. Enquiries relating to unscheduled reviews, or if you are a provider, contact 1300 968 140.

ALBURY

Date: Tuesday 14 August 2018
Time: 10.30am-12pm
Where: Intereach Albury, 553 David St, Albury, NSW, 2640

 

Date: Tuesday 14 August 2018
Time: 4.30pm-6pm
Where: Intereach Albury, 553 David St, Albury, NSW, 2640

 

Date: Wednesday 22 August 2018
Time: 10.30am-12pm
Where: Intereach Albury, 553 David St, Albury, NSW, 2640

 

Date: Wednesday 22 August 2018
Time: 4.30pm-6pm
Where: Intereach Albury, 553 David St, Albury, NSW, 2640

 

BENDIGO

Date: Wednesday 8 August 2018
Time: 1.30pm-3.30pm
Where: Aftercare Bendigo, 2 Bushes Lane, Bendigo VIC 3550

 

ECHUCA

Date: Wednesday 22 August 2018
Time: 5pm-7pm
Where: Anglicare Echuca, 51-55 Heygarth St, Echuca, VIC, 3564

 

Date: Monday 27 August 2018
Time: 10.30am-12.30pm
Where: Community Living & Respite Services, 26A Percy St, Echuca, VIC, 3564

 

WAGGA WAGGA

Date: Wednesday 29 August 2018
Time: 10.30am-12pm
Where: Intereach Wagga Wagga, 20 Peter St, Albury, NSW, 2650

 

Date: Wednesday 29 August 2018
Time: 4.30pm-6pm
Where: Intereach Wagga Wagga, 20 Peter St, Albury, NSW, 2650

 

NDIS Plan Implementation and Service Agreement Info Sessions

These workshops focus on plan implementation and service agreements between participants and service providers. The workshop will explore key aspects and participants rights and choice.

The workshop will cover topics such as:
• What is a service agreement
• Understanding how the price guide works
• Explore what supports you need , when and who will deliver them using a service agreement
• How to find resources and who to contact

 

ALBURY

Date: Thursday 16 August 2018
Time: 10.30am-12pm
Where: Intereach Albury office, 553 David Street, Albury, 2640

 

Date: Thursday 16 August 2018
Time: 4.30pm-6pm
Where: Intereach Albury office, 553 David Street, Albury, 2640

 

WAGGA WAGGA

Date: Tuesday 28 August 2018
Time: 10.30am-12pm
Where: Intereach Wagga Wagga, 20 Peter St, Albury, NSW, 2650

 

Date: Wednesday 29 August 2018
Time: 4.30pm-6pm
Where: Intereach Wagga Wagga, 20 Peter St, Albury, NSW, 2650

Please note: RSVPs are required for all workshops. If there is no RSVP recorded, the workshop will not run. To RSVP please call 1300 968 140 or email LAC@intereach.com.au

 

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