Supports included in SIL

  • Support with supervision, safety and security
  • Assistance with personal care tasks
  • Assistance with capacity building tasks (meal prep and cooking, cleaning, routine development, etc.)
  • Behaviour support and social skill development
  • Administration of medication
  • Support for medical appointments
  • Community access that is not routine or regular (for example, support to complete personal tasks) 
  • Support to get to and from community access activities (where this is the participant’s preference)

Supports excluded from SIL

  • Cost of groceries
  • Rent, board or lodging costs
  • Utilities – gas, electricity, water, telephone, internet
  • Household budgeting/bill paying activities
  • Expenses related to holidays, including travel costs 
  • Personal care supports while the participant is in hospital
  • SDA related costs (such as property maintenance costs, repairs, vacancy costs)
  • Ongoing costs and supports for vacancies (which is built into the price limit)
  • Regular community access
  • Specific funding for staff to attend training for the participant’s support needs (which is built into the price limit)
  • Shadow shifts 
  • Organisational management costs 
  • Allied Health staff, including those employed by SIL provider
  • Vehicle costs
  • Temporary Transformation Payment (TTP) pricing
  • Justice related supports
  • Community supervision orders
  • Nursing, medical care & other health related supports 
  • Items covered in other sections of the NDIS price guide (such as transport costs, assistive technology, personal care while in the workplace, plan management, financial intermediary supports, clinical or allied health services)
This page current as of
21 September 2020
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