These new online resources, created by Alzheimer’s Australia in partnership with the University of Wollongong and Carers Australia, aim to promote best practice strategies for respite service providers and to assist people with dementia and their carers to navigate the system.
Released by The University of Sydney, these resources include a framework for implementation, community education resources, planning ahead workbooks and brochures on decision making.
Zero Tolerance Framework & Resources on Understanding and Preventing Abuse of People with Disability
This NDS initiative assists disability service providers to understand, implement and improve practices which safeguard the rights of people they support.
This accessible app can help people with disability find the NDIS planning support they need. SIMPLIFI contains prompter questions for people with disability and their carers, which can be used in support meetings, discussions and planning sessions
This template, developed by Mental Health Carers NSW assists people with disability, their families & carers to understand the terminology used in NDIS. It can help carers and people with disability to identify care and support needs so that they can effectively communicate their needs to the NDIS.
Released by the Association for Children with a Disability, this planning workbook has been developed with a specific focus on what families need and are asking for in their NDIS planning meetings.
This Guide provides an introduction to assist NDIS service providers understand their obligations under Australia’s competition and consumer protection laws.
The Governance Institute of Australia has developed a free guide for Directors
In early 2017, Home Care Today released two fact sheets to assist Home Care Package providers meet the needs of CALD Consumers.
In 2016, the National Disability Insurance Agency released a toolkit to help organisations get ready for Information, Linkages and Capacity Building (ILC)