Victoria’s ECIS services are transitioning to Australia’s new way of funding disability supports – the NDIS.
The Herald Sun recently published an article about how Yooralla’s Early Childhood Intervention program has supported customer Ethan and his family.
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Yooralla’s free guide on the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) for your child
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17 December 2018
Free one-on-one NDIS support in Melbourne’s CBD
Yooralla can explain how the NDIS works, how to access it, how to prepare for a NDIS planning meeting, and for participants who already have their NDIS plan – we explain how implement it.
14 December 2018
What to look for in a therapy provider for your child
The NDIS empowers you to select the best service provider to help your child achieve their goals.
12 December 2018
Yooralla launches new aquatic physiotherapy program for children
While aquatic physiotherapy is available across Melbourne for adults, not many physiotherapists currently offer this service for children.
11 December 2018
Plan-managed NDIS funds
Plan-management is similar to self-managing your NDIS funds, except a Plan Manager pays the bills for you. Depending on your circumstances, a Plan Manager can also help you choose your providers.
10 December 2018
Yooralla recognises Human Rights Day
The Customer Rights and Empowerment team is one way Yooralla works alongside people with a disability to support them to uphold their rights, speak up and take up valued community roles.
07 December 2018
What’s next for a young person with disability after finishing school?
If you’re about to finish school, whether you are interested in a job, study, volunteering, learning new skills – or just having some fun – Yooralla can support you to plan what’s next. We have a variety of opportunities available.
06 December 2018
5 ways for carers to beat NDIS pre-planning anxiety
Know that your preparation will be worth it in the end!
05 December 2018
Learning Hub launches into Spring Luncheon
Yooralla’s Learning Hub recently hosted a Spring Luncheon for 30 guests at Murrumbeena Uniting Church and Community Garden.
05 December 2018
Celebrating Yooralla’s volunteers on International Volunteer Day
Yooralla would like to take this opportunity to thank its volunteers and the significant contribution they make to the organisation.
04 December 2018
If your child receives ECIS funding, do you know what to do when the funding stops?
Yooralla is a registered provider of early childhood support under ECIS and the NDIS.