NDIS Plan Management in Auslan and English | Deaf Connect

Overview

We can help you understand the NDIS and provide support. We are excited about the potential of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) to create a positive impact on the lives of deaf, deafblind, hard of hearing people and their families across Australia. Following the links below, you will see some of the services we have available. If you don’t see what you want, contact us. If you would like to know more about the NDIS and how to access it, we have information in Auslan/English further down this page.

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NDIS Plan Management

Deaf Connect is a registered NDIS service provider, offering Plan Management service to Deaf, deafblind, hard of hearing people and their families.  

Deaf Connect have an innovative online portal that allows you to have real-time visibility over your NDIS Funding.  

Click Learn More to find out:

  • What Plan Management is 
  • How much Plan Management costs 
  • How to get started 
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What is the NDIS?

NDIS is a new way to provide disability support and aims to help people build their skills so they can be more involved in the community and employment.

Click Learn More to find out:

  • How will the NDIS help?
  • What the NDIS will and won’t cover
  • Access and eligibility for the NDIS
  • What is in your first plan
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NDIS Families & Carers

In recognition of the informal supports that families and carers provide, one of the core aims of the NDIS is to better support families and carers in their caring role.

Click Learn More to find out:

  • How the NDIS supports families
  • What other support there is for families
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Interpreting for NDIS Participants

We are a registered provider under the National Disability Insurance Scheme.

Deaf Connect Interpreting Service can provide services for NDIS participants in rollout areas across Queensland.

Our services for NDIS participants include  Auslan/English interpreting for your NDIS package as well as:

  • Deaf and Deafblind interpreting
  • Video Remote interpreting (VRI)
  • Emergency After Hours Interpreting
  • Live captioning

See Interpreting to find out more.

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NDIS and Early Childhood

ECEI (Early Childhood Early Intervention) is not diagnosis-based and is aimed at providing a holistic range of supports and intervention as early as possible to children who may be showing signs of delay or where early intervention will increase long term participation the community.

Click Learn More to find out:

  • How ECEI is covered under the NDIS
  • Why is Early Childhood different from the rest of the NDIS?
  • Who can access the Early Childhood Early Intervention approach?
  • How to access the ECEI approach
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Auslan NDIS Resources

Want to learn more about the NDIS? Deaf Connect have created a catalogue of Auslan video resources detailing how the NDIS works, the different roles involved, and more.

Click Learn More to find out:

  • The kinds of supports available to Deaf and hard of hearing people with an NDIS Plan
  • How to manage your NDIS funding
  • How to access support to get an NDIS plan
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