Upcoming webinars

The NDIA hosts regular webinars on key topics related to the NDIS.

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Webinar 21 February 2019 – Let’s talk about work

The 'Let's talk about work' webinar will deliver information and insights about how NDIS participants can include employment supports in their plans.

Attendees will have the opportunity to think about having work as a goal in their NDIS plan, and understand the types of supports the NDIS can provide to participants to achieve their employment goals.

Here’s the five key things you need to know.

1. What is it?

The 'Let’s talk about work' webinar is a FREE online broadcast aimed at delivering information and insights about how participants can include employment supports in their plans. 

Attendees will have the opportunity to think about having work as a goal in their NDIS plan, and understand the types of supports the NDIS can provide to participants to achieve their employment goals.

2. When is it?

Thursday, 21 February 2019 between 2pm to 3pm (AEDT)

3. How do I register?

Visit the eventbrite page (external) (External website) and follow the prompts. 

4. How can I join the conversation

You can join the conversation from wherever you are by watching along on the webinar website and asking your questions via live chat.

It's free to watch, includes Auslan interpretation and live captions, and if you can't join on the day the content will be posted to the Webinar page following the event.

The panel will answer as many questions as possible over the hour.  If your question is not answered, you can email it to enquiries@ndis.gov.au

5. Anything else I need to know?

To ensure you don’t miss a thing, ahead of the broadcast make sure you are connected to the internet and follow these instructions:

Visit the test page prior to the webinar

To ensure you can watch the webinar on the day, visit the test page (external) (External website)to check that you can receive the live stream. If you have trouble with your connection you may want to contact your internet provider.

To access the webinar on 21 February 2019 

Open the 'Let's talk about work' webinar page (external) (External website) in your internet browser. The green 'Launch Webcast' button will appear about 15 minutes before the event.  

If you can't see it, please clear your cache by pressing Ctrl and F5 on your keyboard. 

Previous webinars

Webinar: Self-management, 2 August 2018

Learn how self-managing your own funds gives you choice and control over what and who supports you.
 
The NDIA hosted a webinar on 2 August 2018 to talk about self-management.

A new self-management guide was launched on the day, providing more support for those who self-manage their plans, or answer some of the questions for people considering self-management.

The webinar gave participants, families and carers the opportunity to hear about self-management - how it works and the benefits – from families and people who are self-managing their NDIS plan.

The panel was facilitated by Matthew Wright and included Dr Sam Bennett, General Manager, Strategic Advisors and Research, Marita Walker, Branch Manager, Scheme Innovation, Jan Kruger, parent of Jack, NDIS Self-Managed Participant and Kristie McCarthy, NDIS Self-Managed Participant.

Webinar: Industry briefing Partners in the Community, Grant Round Three, November 2017

The National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) is pleased to announce the NDIS Partners in the Community Program Round Three is now open. Suitable organisations are invited to apply for funding to deliver Local Area Coordination Services and /or Early Childhood Early Intervention Services in these areas that have people scheduled to transition into the Scheme in 2018:

  • Northern Territory
  • Queensland
  • Victoria

and for ECEI Services already transitioned into the Scheme in New South Wales.

Watch the NDIS Partners in the Community Program, Grant Round Three - Industry Briefing (external) (External website)

The NDIS Partners in the Community Program, Grant Round Three application information is now available on the GrantConnect website (external) (External website).


Webinar: Developing and starting your first plan, Tuesday 28 February 2017

As the NDIS rolls out across the country more and more participants will prepare for, receive or start to implement their first NDIS plan.

This webinar focused on developing your first plan and how to get it started, including:

  • What is meant by ‘First Plan’ and what does it mean for me?
  • Once I have my first plan how do I implement it?
  • Is the plan flexible to meet my changing needs and can I have my plan reviewed if it isn’t right for me?

Hear from our panel as they discuss and answer questions regarding first plan and getting your plan started.

Link to webinar

Watch the developing and starting your first plan webinar (External website).


 

This page current as of
19 February 2019