Administrative Appeals Tribunal
Allied Health Professionals Australia
Community Inclusion and Capacity Development
Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs
Information and Communications Technology
Local Area Coordinator
National Disability Insurance Agency
National Disability Insurance Scheme
Risk Management Rules
World Health Organisation Disability Assessment Schedule
Activities of Daily Living
Continuity of Support (CoS) Programme
Funding under the Programme will be available to people aged above 65 years with disability who received specialist disability supports, but who are not eligible for the NDIS
Early Childhood Partner
The Early Childhood Partner will work with the families of children aged 0-6 who may have developmental delays or disability to identify the child’s needs and potential short-term interventions.
Early Childhood Early Intervention
Stands for Early Childhood Early Intervention.
Stands for Early Childhood Intervention Services
Are supports funded by the NDIS
These are supports available in the community, not funded by the NDIS and can include family, friends and social networks
Is an individual who is eligible for the NDIS
Refers to how providers will receive payment for supports provided.
This funded support assists a participant to manage their funding.
Is an organisation registered with the NDIA to provide NDIS supports.
Is a written agreement between a provider and a participant.
These can be made through the myplace portal by either the provider or the participant (or by a Plan Manager where a participant’s funding is managed by the Plan Manager)
Supported Independent Living refers to funded services provided to participants to support them to live independently.
Short-term Accommodation refers to supports previously known as ‘respite’. It describes supports provided for a limited period of time, typically delivered in a group-based facility.
Is a funded support which assists participants to implement their plan, manage their supports and build participant capacity tomanage their own supports.