You need to fill out an Access Request form and provide medical information about your disability

NDIS Booklet 1: Understanding the NDIS
This booklet will help you get to know the NDIS, check your eligibility and find out what supports and services are funded.

NDIS Booklet 2: Planning
This booklet will help you understand your current supports and create an NDIS plan to achieve your goals.

NDIS Booklet 3: Using your NDIS plan
This booklet will help you understand, use and review your plan.

Easy English NDIS Glossary
This document explains what the words used in the NDIS mean.

Who can help you with your NDIS application? (Brightwater)
This list gives you contact information for an NDIA office or Local Area Coordinator in your area.

The 7 step process to achieving a quality NDIS plan (Brightwater) 
This form helps you to understand the NDIS pathway. It also tells you what you need to do at each step of the journey

How to fill out the NDIS Access Request form (Summer Foundation)
This booklet goes through a sample NDIS Access Request Form question by question. It explains what information needs to given at each answer. It also explains who needs to do each question.

NDIS Access Letter of Support - sample (Reimagine)
A sample letter to help you and your referees understand what is required.

What I Do, Who I Know, What I Hope For (My Choice Matters)
A workbook that helps you think about things that can make your life good. Available in 8 languages.

Understanding Disability in Australia (Amparo Advocacy)
A factsheet available in 39 languages.

NDIS Mental Health Access Factsheet (NDIS)
A factsheet that summarises the NDIA's mental health access snapshots.

Yarnin' About Mental Health (NSW Government)
A factsheet for Aboriginal people with a disability that covers how the NDIS can help support you.

Your Planning Meeting

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