DHHS and Banyule City Council are running THREE Community 'NDIS an Introduction' Forums on:
Thursday 28 April
10:30am to 12:00pm
Location: Shop 48 Harmony Centre, 48 The Mall, West Heidelberg – Maximum capacity of 25
Wednesday 4 May
6.00pm to 7.30pm
Location: The Centre Ivanhoe, McCubbin Room, 275 Upper Heidelberg Rd, Ivanhoe
Tuesday 10 May
1:00pm to 2:30pm
Location: Watsonia RSL, 6 Morwell Ave, Watsonia
This information session is designed to help people with disability, as well as their families and carer, get ready for the National Disability Insurance Scheme that will commence in your area on 1 July 2016.
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 the NDIS in Victoria and North East Melbourne
The sessions will be delivered in partnership with DHHS and Banyule City Council. The sessions will provide the perfect opportunity for you to bring your questions along and have them answered by experienced staff members.
Friends, family members and carers are welcome. Please advise the names of those attending, contact phone number and any support requirements. RSVP by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org (link sends e-mail) or call Carly Donaghey on 03 5224 5430.
Please note that general or specific questions relating to the NDIS cannot be answered via the telephone number provided for RSVPs.
Should you have questions, there will be an opportunity to ask these during the session you attend. You can also visit www.ndis.gov.au or call 1800 800 110.
Please visit http://www.ndis.gov.au/news/events/vic for further information regarding Victorian forum sessions.