There are a number of factors which determine whether you are eligible for support under the NDIS when it rolls out in your area.
Or you need to meet the early intervention requirements:
For further information on eligibility, please check the NDIS access factsheet here.
If you currently receive disability services you will be contacted by the National Disability Insurance Agency before your area transitions.
If you are not currently receiving disability services you may still be eligible for the NDIS. You will need to contact the NDIS directly to complete an access request form. You do not need a referral. Visit www.ndis.gov.au or call 1800 800 110.
Do you have questions about your eligibility? Open Minds can help you navigate the NDIS. Contact us at any time on 1300 673 664 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org