The NDIS is a new way for people with disability to get the care and supports they need to live a better life. The NDIS recognises that everyone is different and gives people with disability choice and flexibility. This means you can choose who provides that support.
To apply to become an NDIS participant you must: be an Australian citizen or hold a permanent visa or a Protected Special Category visa. have a permanent disability that significantly affects your ability to take part in everyday activities. be aged less than 65 when you first enter the NDIS.
To support and empower people to overcome disadvantage and barriers to personal, social and economic growth by delivering inclusive and innovative services.
To provide high quality and effective disability services, where every person we care for matters.
To support, provide encouragement and assist you in any choices that you make.