NDIS and the GP

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is the new way of providing individualised support for people with a permanent and significant disability, their families and carers. The National Disability Insurance Scheme is the insurance that gives us all peace of mind. Disability could affect anyone – having the right support makes a big difference.

General Practitioners Play a Key Role

GPs are frequently the first point of contact for people with disabilities and their families. With the roll out of NDIS across Australia, general practitioners play a key role in providing evidence of disability and its impact on a person with a mental illness. The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is the new way of providing individualised support for people with a permanent and significant disability, their families, and carers.

Aftercare and the NDIS

Aftercare provides a range of services for people living with mental illness and intellectual disabilities, their families and carers. A not-for-profit organisation founded in 1907, Aftercare puts action ahead of words, delivering practical help right now, based on our clients’ individual needs and the best available evidence.

Aftercare is a registered provider under NDIS and can help with the following:

  • Assistance with daily life at home, in the community, education and work.
  • Improved daily living skills.
  • Improved living arrangements.
  • Increased social and community participation.
  • Improved relationships and individual social skills.
  • Improved life choices.

What’s Next?

The first step is to get in touch. Please contact us via the form below or email us directly on info@aftercare.com.au.

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