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Telephone Counselling Service

Sometimes we need to talk to someone about what we are dealing with, then and there. Sometimes we just can't wait until our next face to face session. That's where we can help! You can call us on 1800 REACH US,  and speak to one of our counsellors, eve...

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Your NDIS service provider – are they organised or is their chaos affecting your supports?

At Create A Sense of Place, we have set up systems to make sure we are working efficiently. This includes simple stuff like online forms which completely reduce our paper trail, but increase our audit trail for safeguard purposes. We have checklists to...

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Are your values reflected by your service providers?

I was recently asked to provide some insight for an article, about how I recruit team members, and what it is I look for. (You can see the full article here) The biggest thing I look for is a person's values, and how they align with my company. ...

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The Planning cycle – Tier 3 Specialist Support Coordination

Support Coordination operates on three tiers: Support Connection (see relevant article here) Coordination of Supports (see relevant article here) Specialist Support Coordination Today we are talking about Tier 3 in the NDIS planning cycle, S...

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Questions to ask when finding an NDIS Support Coordinator

Here is a list of great questions to ask a support coordinator, when you are trying to find the right person. What is your background? How long have you been a Coordinator of supports? How do you make your referrals? Are you expected to refe...

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Service Agreements with NDIS Registered Providers are NOT lock in contracts!

Service agreements are not lock in contracts! You can get out of them by providing the required notice outlined in the agreement. Depending on the type of support you receive, a notice period may be 7 days, 14 days or sometimes even 28 days. You are...

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How to find the right NDIS Support Coordinator

Finding the right Coordinator of Supports is so important to ensure your plan is implemented, and that the right supports are put in place that are suitable to you and your needs. See our tips here, about how to find the right Coordinator of supports f...

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The Disability Royal Commission is now accepting public submissions

The Disability Royal Commission wants to hear from all Australians about their experiences of violence, abuse, neglect and exploitation of people with disability. The Royal Commission is seeking information on a range of issues including: Incident...

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The Planning Cycle – Tier 2 Support Coordination

The role of the support coordinator (SC) is to guide participants through the planning cycle of their individual NDIS plan. The plan is usually a 12 month cycle but can be longer or shorter, dependent on intensity, urgency (crisis management) and other co...

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The Planning Cycle – Support Coordination

Let's talk Support Coordination! Did you know that there are three levels of NDIS Support Coordination? The role of the support coordinator (SC) is to guide participants through the planning cycle of their individual NDIS plan. The plan is usually a...

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