What is the NDIS?
The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is a new way of funding children with developmental delays or disabilities.
What is the Early Childhood Early Intervention (ECEI) approach?
The ECEI approach is a way of supporting children aged 0 to 6 with developmental delays or disabilities, as well as their families and carers.
Families are given strategies to help children develop the skills they need to take part in everyday activities and achieve their best potential in life.
What should I do now that the NDIS is being rolled out?
To receive NDIS funding, you will need to get a NDIS plan for your child, which will document your child’s needs, goals and the supports required to meet them. A NDIS planner will work with you to develop this plan.
Under the NDIS, your child will have choice and control over the services your child receives.
What will my child's NDIS plan cover?
Your child’s NDIS plan is based on your child’s goals. It will describe the funded supports they will receive from the NDIS.
All NDIS plans are unique. However, your child’s plan will include: