Having no formal guardian and unable to attend any programs or utilise any supports, Brian was unable to have a signed Service Agreement. Our Support Coordinator liaised with the group home and assisted Brian in applying for Guardianship. They personally supported him at the Guardianship Hearing and eventually Brian was […]
Wendy had been attending a Skill Up program at Endeavour for a number of years to learn independent living skills. However, in her NDIS plan, there was no funding under the specific category that Endeavour required. Hence, the Support Coordinator persistently followed up with both Endeavour and the NDIA so […]
Max, who is socially shy and anxious around people, was given funding in his NDIS plan specifically for exercise physiology and personal training. He initially refused to even to participate and wouldn’t set foot in a gym. Our Support Coordination team researched different Exercise Physiologists located near Max’s home and […]
Elias was unable to utilise his NDIS funding in his previous plan, as he and the family did not understand any of the funding categories or the scheme itself. Our Support Coordinator inquired about his goals and the biggest one was attending an art program, as he loved painting and […]
At the end of 2017, one of our Support Coordinators met a new client whose physical disability limited her ability to access the community. Felicity loves singing with her friends and participating in a choir, but her disability had prevented her from going to most performances or watch others perform. […]
Sally lives in one of Achieve’s group homes, has only just received her first NDIS plan. She has always wanted to work at Achieve’s Marrickville factory, however there had been no funding allocation for Supported Employment in her plan. Our Support Coordinator organised her to undertake some trial sessions at the […]
Support Coordinator linked Julian, a non-verbal participant, up to a Speech Therapist in order to improve his communication. They also requested Assistive Technology funding from the NDIA in order for him to communicate using his iPad and better express himself to support staff.
Matilda moved from Penrith to a new area in North West Sydney. No services had been linked up properly within her NDIS plan and she did not know how to use the funding in her plan. She had no support from her family or other service providers at her NDIS […]