Access to the NDIS

16. List C – Defined Programs

a. Victoria

Clients of the following Victorian schemes will generally be considered to satisfy the disability requirements without further evidence being required:

  • Individual Support Package (ISP)
  • Disability Support Register (DSR)
  • Futures for Young Adults
  • Supported Accommodation
  • Residential Institutions
  • Community Respite
  • Facility Based Respite
  • Therapy (complex therapy meeting guidelines under the Disability Act 2006 (Vic)
  • Behaviour Intervention Services
  • Flexible Support Packages
  • Outreach Support
  • Independent Living Training
  • Case Management (Case Management meeting guidelines under the Disability Act 2006 (Vic)
  • ECIS
  • ECIS Waitlist
  • MHCSS – Adult Residential Rehab Services
  • MHCSS – Individualised Client Support Packages
  • MHCSS – Supported Accommodation Services
  • Program for Students with Disability (PSD) – Vision Impairment
  • Program for Students with Disability (PSD) – Students enrolled in special schools for students with moderate to profound intellectual disability

b. Queensland

Clients of the following Queensland schemes will generally be considered to satisfy the disability requirements without further evidence being required:

  • Service Access Team Assessed
  • Individual Funding
  • AS and RS (Accommodation Support and Respite Support)
  • Supported Accommodation (large/small residential, group homes, attendant care/personal care, in home accommodation support and other accommodation support)
  • Centre Based Respite
  • Registration of Need Database
  • Housing and Support Program (HASP)

c. Northern Territory

Clients of the following Northern Territory schemes will generally be considered to satisfy the disability requirements without further evidence being required:

  • Supported Accommodation
  • Respite
  • Accommodation Support
  • Community Access
  • LAC Case program

d. South Australia

Clients of the following South Australian schemes will generally be considered to satisfy the disability requirements without further evidence being required:

  • SA Child and Youth Services
  • Country Children’s Services
  • Individual Support Packages RCR Stage 1
  • Individual Support Packages RCR Stage 2
  • Individual Support Packages RCR Stage 3
  • Individual Support Packages RCR Stage 3 - Sensory
  • Unmet Needs Register
  • Supported Accommodation – Residential Institutions
  • Supported Accommodation – Group Homes
  • Therapy Services – Therapy Support
  • Positive Behaviour Support
  • Community Access

e. Tasmania

Clients of the following Tasmanian schemes will generally be considered to satisfy the disability requirements without further evidence being required:

  • Individual Support Program
  • Young People in Residential Aged Care
  • Self-directed funding
  • Accommodation Support – Group Home
  • Accommodation Support – Small/Large Resi/Hostel
  • Centre Based Respite
  • Community Access (including Recreation Programs)
  • Disability Assessment Advisory Teams
  • Severe Disability Register (Department of Education)

f. New South Wales

People currently accessing the following New South Wales schemes will generally be considered to satisfy the disability requirements without further evidence being required:

  • Large Residential / Institution
  • Small Residential / Institution
  • Group Homes
  • Hostels
  • Attendant Care
  • In-home Accommodation Support
  • Alternative Family Placement
  • Other Accommodation Support
  • Therapy Services for Individuals
  • Early Childhood Intervention
  • Behaviour / Specialist Intervention
  • Counselling
  • Regional Resource and Support Teams
  • Case Management, Local Coordination and Development
  • Other Community Support
  • Learning and Life Skills Development
  • Recreation / Holiday Programs
  • Other Community Access
  • Own Home Respite
  • Centre-based Respite/Respite Homes
  • Host Family Respite/Peer Support Respite
  • Flexible / Combination Respite

g. Australian Capital Territory

Clients of the following Australian Capital Territory schemes will generally be considered to satisfy the disability requirements without further evidence being required:

  • Supported Accommodation
  • Cranleigh Specialist School
  • Malkara Specialist School
  • ACT Artificial Limb Scheme

h. Western Australian

Clients of the following Western Australian schemes will generally be considered to satisfy the disability requirements without further evidence being required:

  • WA state-administered National Disability Insurance Scheme
  • Supported Community Living
  • Community Residential
  • Day Options
  • Disability Professional Services
  • Emergency Accommodation
  • Respite
  • LAC Coordination
  • Recreation

i. Commonwealth

Clients of the following Commonwealth schemes will generally be considered to satisfy the disability requirements without further evidence being required:

  • Disability Employment Assistance : Australian Disability Enterprises
  • Younger Onset Dementia Key Worker Program
  • Outside School Hours Care for Teenagers with Disability
  • Remote Vision and Hearing Services