The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) rolled out across Queensland from July 2016.
As a part of the Commonwealth and State Governments strategy to introduce the NDIS in stages, the first sites to transition to the NDIS were Townsville, Charters Towers and Palm Island. Click here to view the roll out timeline across Queensland.
We can help you navigate the NDIS
For 24 years Hear and Say has been offering whole-of-life services and programs for children and young adults who are deaf or have a hearing loss.
Hear and Say's experienced audiologists, speech and language pathologists, occupational therapists and clinical social workers will work with you to provide an end-to-end service package that meets your family's health, education and disability needs.
Download our NDIS fact sheet
Click to read NDIS Information for families
To find out more about funding streams available to you and your family and payment options for our services, contact Lisa Bath, Practice Manager via email or call her directly on 07 3850 2111.
The NDIS is a new way of providing individualised support for people with an impairment or condition that is likely to be permanent, this includes most levels of hearing loss.
We encourage you to visit the NDIS website at www.ndis.gov.au to find out more information. You can also register to receive a regular online newsletter by going to www.ndis.gov.au/news/subscribe
Read frequently asked questions about NDIS in Queensland here and the NDIS Fact Sheet.
You can also find out more about the NDIS interface and transition here