First, you need to check whether you are eligible.

If you are eligible, you need to fill out an Access Request form and provide medical information about your disability.

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

NDIS Booklet 2: Planning
This booklet will help you to understand your goals and supports.

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

Easy English NDIS Glossary
This sheet 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 different NDIS steps such as eligibility, access and pre-planning.

How to fill out the NDIS Access Request form (Summer Foundation)
This guide explains how to do a NDIS Access Request Form correctly. 

NDIS Access Letter of Support - sample (Reimagine)
An example of how to write a support letter for the NDIS.

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)
This factsheet talks about mental health disability and the NDIS.

Yarnin' About Mental Health (NSW Government)
This factsheet talks about how the NDIS can help Aboriginal people with a disability.

Your Planning Meeting

Once you're finished here, click below to find out what you need for your planning meeting

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