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Making the Most of the NDIS: Getting Informed – South Brisbane evening

February 3, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Workshop series overview                 

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is a new way of supporting people with a disability that is starting in Queensland. 

This is one of a series of short workshops that provide information about the NDIS and help people to think about how they can best use the opportunities offered by the new scheme.

You can register for one, some or all of the workshops in the series. People who have attended a Taking Charge of Change workshop are welcome to attend. Places are limited.

The NDIS – Getting Informed  

This workshop provides information about the why, when and how of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) in Queensland, and things you can do now to get ready.

A light supper will be provided.

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Other workshops in this series

The NDIS – Starting to Plan – 6:00pm – 8:30pm, Thursday, 18th February 2016.

The NDIS – Understanding Supports – 6:00pm – 8:30pm, Wednesday, 2nd March 2016.

The NDIS – Managing Your Supports – 6:00pm – 8:30pm, Thursday, 17th March 2016.

 Who should attend?

This workshop is for people with a disability, families and their close friends who are interested in hearing about the NDIS and exploring what they can do to be ready for the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead. 

Our presenters

One of our team of experienced presenters will deliver this workshop.  You can see the full list of our presenters here.

Each member of our team has many years of experience working with people with a disability and their families.  Some of our team also have family members who have a disability and will share from personal experience.

Read more about them on our website:  www.cru.org.au

Assistance to attend

Image - Phone 07 38442211 to arrange for an interpreter or other assistance in attending

It is important to CRU that we make our events accessible to all attendees.  We ask that you let us know if there is anything we can do to assist you to fully participate in this event.

This may range from support for people with visual and hearing impairments, physical support needs, English as a second language and particular dietary requirements. You can provide this information at the bottom of the registration form and if required someone from CRU will contact you for further information.

Contact CRU is you need assistance or attend or participate in this event and  you can’t register online, by calling 07 3844 2211.

Community Resource Unit Inc.

CRU has a 28 year track record of working across Queensland to help people with a disability take control of their lives and take their place in their community.  

Funding

Funded by the Queensland GovernmentThis is an NDIS Participant Readiness activity funded by the Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services.

The cost of attending this event is covered by this funding.  There are no charges for attendees.

Details

Date:
February 3, 2016
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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http://cru-ndis-evening-1.eventbrite.com.au

Organizer

Community Resource Unit Ltd.
Phone:
07 3844 2211
Website:
http://cru.org.au

Venue

Community Resource Unit
43 Peel Street#2
South Brisbane, QLD 4101 AU
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