NDIS Loddon (VIC) News
23 Apr 2018

Want to know more about the NDIS? Wondering where iVan is visiting this month? Read on!

 

Where is iVan?

The LAC Loddon team will also be out and about in iVan the Information Van during April and May to answer your questions.

You can find the team at:

CARISBROOK

Date: Tuesday 24 April 2018
Time: 3.30pm-5.30pm
Where: Carisbrook Supermarket, 20 Green St, Carisbrook, VIC, 3464

ELMORE

Date: Monday 30 April 2018
Time: 3.00pm-5.00pm
Where: Elmore IGA, 72-76 Railway Place, Elmore, VIC, 3558

BOORT

Date: Friday 18 May 2018

Time: 10am-12pm

Where: Boort IGA, 96 Godfrey Street, Boort, VIC, 3537

BENDIGO

Date: Tuesday 22 May 2018
Time: 11am-1pm
Where: Bendigo Library, 259 Hargreaves Street, Bendigo, VIC, 3550

MALDON

Date: Tuesday 29 May 2018
Time: 9am-11am
Where: Bank Corner Antiques, 1 Main Street, Maldon, VIC, 3463

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 the Loddon area

GISBORNE

Date: Thursday 24 April 2018
Time: 10.00am-11.30am
Where: Macedon Range Health, 5 Neal St, Gisborne, VIC, 3437

Date: Thursday 24 April 2018
Time: 1.30pm-3.00pm
Where: Macedon Range Health, 5 Neal St, Gisborne, VIC, 3437

TONGALA

Date: Thursday 10 May 2018

Time: 2pm-4pm

Where: Tongala Community Activities Centre, 94 Mangan Street, Tongala, VIC, 3621

ECHUCA

Date: Wednesday 16 May 2018
Time: 2pm-4pm
Where: Intereach Office, 203-205 Hare Street, Echuca, VIC, 3564

KYNETON

Date: Wednesday 23 May 2018
Time: 2pm-4pm
Where: Intereach Office, 89E Piper Street, Kyneton, VIC, 3444

 

NDIS Plan Implementation Workshops

These workshops aredesigned 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.

BENDIGO

Date: Wednesday 9 May 2018
Time: 2pm-4pm
Where: Intereach Office, 384 Hargreaves St, Bendigo, VIC, 3550

KYABRAM

Date: Thursday 10 May 2018
Time: 5pm-7pm
Where: Kyabram Community & Learning Centre, 21-25 Lake Road, Kyabram, VIC, 3620

 

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.

BENDIGO

Date: Wednesday 9 May 2018
Time: 5pm-7pm
Where: Intereach Office, 384 Hargreaves St, Bendigo, VIC, 3550

ECHUCA

Date: Wednesday 16 May 2018
Time: 5pm-7pm
Where: Intereach Office, 203-205 Hare St, Echuca, VIC, 3564

KYNETON

Date: Wednesday 23 May 2018
Time: 5pm-7pm
Where: Kyneton Intereach Office, 89E Piper Street, Kyneton, VIC, 3444

MARYBOROUGH

Date: Thursday 31 May 2018
Time: 9am-11am
Where: Maryborough Community House, 23 Primrose Street, Maryborough, VIC, 3465

 

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_loddon@intereach.com.au

 

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