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NDIS

National Disability Insurance Scheme

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The NDIS stands for the National Disability Insurance Scheme and is overseen by the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA). The NDIS will provide all Australians under the age of 65 who have a permanent and significant disability with the reasonable and necessary supports they need to enjoy a regular life.

The NDIS recognises that everyone’s needs and goals are different and provides people with individualised support and the flexibility to manage their supports to help them achieve their goals and enjoy an ordinary life. Sacred Heart Mission are registered to provide a range of services under the NDIS in Victoria and are excited about the opportunities the NDIS brings for people with disabilities, their families and carers in Victoria.

Under the NDIS, we deliver supports in the following registration groups -

  • Therapeutic supports
  • Participation in community
  • Plan management
  • Development of life skills
  • Assistance with life stage or transition
  • Household tasks
  • Assistance with travel and transport
  • Accommodation and tenancy
  • Interpreting and translating
  • Support coordination
  • Daily tasks and shared living
  • Assistance with personal activities
  • Therapeutic supports.

To be eligible to access services funded through the NDIS in Victoria a person must:

  • Have a permanent disability that significantly affects their ability to take part in everyday activities;
  • Be aged less than 65 when they first enter the NDIS;
  • Be an Australian citizen or hold a permanent visa or a Protected Special Category visa;
  • and live in Australia where the NDIS is available.

Want to find out more information about our NDIS packages?
Call: 03 8530 8310
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Alternatively, you can contact the NDIS directly on
Phone: 1800 800 110
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Website: www.ndis.gov.au

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070959Hours contributed by our volunteers over the last year
06,476Responses at our Women’s House over the last year
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