The following tools will help you get started with the NDIS, and will help connect you to informal, community and other supports.

All of the tools are available to download and print.

Important People to Me (WAiS)
This one page picture chart asks you to think about important people in your life. This includes paid people, family, friends and others.

My Community Supports (Brightwater)
This worksheet prompts you to think about what activities you do in the community.

Community Integration Questionnaire (Barry Willer)
This short tick box form focuses on how included someone is in the community and home after an injury or disability.

This includes your GP, education, health, justice, housing, employment or other community services.

Other Supports In My Life (Brightwater)
This worksheet asks you to think about the supports in your life.

If you are over 16 and have a disability, you may be eligible for payments such as the Disability Support Pension, Rent Assistance or Mobility Allowance. Click here for more information about payments and criteria.


Funded by the Department of Communities Disability Services.

Applying for the NDIS

Once you're finished here, click below to find out how to apply for the NDIS.

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