SUPPORT COORDINATION

We are participant focused and we will work with you to find the right provider, and manage any issues that may arise as you implement your NDIS plan. Our aim to ensure we work with you to build your ability and confidence to manage and coordinate your services.

Here to work with you to find the support services tailored to your needs

OC Connections Support Coordination provides you with a dedicated Support Coordinator who will work with you to connect you with providers that best meet your needs.

We will meet with you to discuss your goals and how we can work together to implement your NDIS plan.

We are there to deal with any issues that may arise as you implement your NDIS plan to make it as stress free as possible for you.

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Support Coordination: Working together to find the supports you need

We will work with you to help navigate your NDIS plan that will enable you to reach your goals and aspirations.

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    Connection
    We assist you to develop knowledge, experience and connections within the community and broader systems of support.

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    Support Design

    We will take the time to understand your level of confidence, and your skill development needs and help you identify the most appropriate services for you. We will work with you to develop solutions to meet your goals.

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    Establish Supports
    We assist you to identify and consider provider options and link you to a broad range of supports. We work with you to ensure your NDIS plan is implemented and that you are making the most of your funding.

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    Crisis
    We assist you to resolve points of crisis and develop capacity and resilience in your network.

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    Coach, Refine, Reflect
    We assist you to overcome challenges and develop resilience. We help you to prepare for your NDIS plan review meeting and report on your outcomes.

MEET OUR SUPPORT COORDINATORS

They will work with you and your family to navigate you through the entire NDIS process.

Foram

With almost three years of support coordination experience, OC Connections’ Support Coordinator Foram says she has learnt to be mindful, grounded, and appreciative of every experience and its uniqueness in this time.   She believes these characteristics help her to listen to and advocate for the needs of every participant and work with them to connect […]

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Karly

Karly has worked in the disability sector for over 9 years, in a variety of roles, including disability support, behavioral support, high medical support, day support and support coordination. As Support Coordinator Team Leader Karly’s goal is to support people with disability to reach their goals, feel connected to their community, while supporting her team […]

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Lauren

Lauren has worked in the disability sector for 7 years, with roles including disability support, client relationship management and now, support coordination. Her experience and knowledge of the sector will benefit people with disability to navigate the NDIS and their plans. My goal is to empower participants to achieve the life they want by accessing […]

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How Our Support Coordinators Can Help with your NDIS Plan

At our meetings we will work with you to:

  • Identify support providers who will work with you to achieve your goals
  • Assist you to negotiate service agreements between you and your preferred service providers
  • Assist you to resolve any points of concern or conflict with your provider
  • Coordinate service delivery where you have a number of different providers
  • Ensure services being provided are meeting your needs
  • Work with you to build your capacity to manage your NDIS plan into the future
  • Assist you to set up myGov and the NDIS Participant Portal
  • Assist you to prepare for the annual NDIA Plan Review

Why Choose OC Connections Support Coordination Service?

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Trusted Disability Service Provider

Since 1950, OC Connections has been providing services to people with an intellectual disability. We, therefore, offer over 60 years of disability service experience.

Expertise

We are passionate about working with participants and their families to help them understand and implement their NDIS plans, and uses a person-centred approach to empower participants to achieve their goals.

Participant focused

Person Centred Active Support (PCAS) is an approach that enables people with a disability to engage in everyday activities of their choice, with the amount of support they need. Our support coordination team will help you get the supports you require.

OUR IMPACT

79,046

Support Coordination Hours

449

Total Participants

91

Total Support Coordination Participants

Support Coordination FAQs

  • What is support coordination?

    Support Coordination is an NDIS funded service that is designed to help NDIS participants, their family or nominee representatives, to coordinate the support in their NDIS Plan to get the best out of their NDIS funding.
    Supports include informal formal, community and funded support.

  • What does a support coordinator do?

    Our support coordinators have an in-depth knowledge of the NDIS and how to assist you to link with service providers who can work with you to meet your goals.

    They help NDIS participants to:

    Navigate the NDIS marketplace including mainstream, community, informal and provider options, to find supports that are best suited to meeting their needs and achieve their goals.Communicate with support providers, to maximise the hours of support, and complete service agreements and bookings.

    Build participants capacity to manage their plan and exercise choice and control over the services they are provided.

    Monitor and record progress towards achieving their goals.

    Prepare for a NDIS Plan Review

     

  • Am I eligible for support coordination?

    Support Coordination is listed under ‘Capacity Building’ in the NDIS Plan.

  • How do I start Support Coordination services with OC Connections?
    • If you have Support Coordination in your NDIS plan all you need to do is contact us.  Our Support Coordinators will be in touch in the next 48 hours to assist you.

ENQUIRE ABOUT NDIS SUPPORT COORDINATION

All Support Coordination enquires please fill out the form below: