The 2017 survey of Western Sydney/Nepean Food Forum participants reflects a resoundingly positive and valuable experience, resulting in enhanced support, collaboration and improved service delivery. Convened by Western Sydney Community Forum, the Food Forum consists of Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP) and Community Care Support Program (CCSP) funded Food Services, CHSP dietitians and other interested service providers from Western Sydney and Nepean regions.
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.
On Tuesday 9th May a very informative Nepean Regional Forum "Working together to make the reforms work" was held at the Blue Mountains Cultural Centre in Katoomba, providing updates and lively discussion on the disability and aged care reforms. This event was a collaborative effort between WSCF, LEEP, NDCO and Blue Mountains, Penrith and Hawkesbury City Councils. Presentations from the Forum are available below.
This Guide provides an introduction to assist NDIS service providers understand their obligations under Australia’s competition and consumer protection laws.
In 2016, the National Disability Insurance Agency released a toolkit to help organisations get ready for Information, Linkages and Capacity Building (ILC)
WSCF has just released our latest NDIS/CCSP update No. 8 – March 2017. It covers some highlights from the latest round of NDIS provider readiness forums and other recent information releases, with a focus on information relevant to Community Care Supports Program (CCSP) providers.
This Calendar is accurate at time of release. It contains dates, venues and convenor contact details for community care forums (aged and disability) in Western Sydney and the Nepean, NSW. If you’re attending a forum for the first time, please check with the meeting convenor for any change in venue, date or time.