Supported Independent Living helps people with disabilities to live independently and become active members of their communities. It is one of the many home and living support funded by the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).
Psychosocial disabilities can significantly impact the day-to-day life of a person. It
refers to disabilities that can emerge as a result of mental health conditions. Though the
mental health system supports people with psychosocial disabilities through clinical services,
the National Disabilities Insurance Scheme (NDIS) has also ensured that they are more accommodating to the needs of those with psychosocial disabilities.
Supported Independent Living (SIL) enables people with disabilities to live
independently through paid personal support. Using their SIL funding, NDIS participants can
access the assistance of trained support workers to successfully navigate their daily life activities.
NDIS service providers are instrumental in ensuring that people with disabilities can access quality and reliable support and services. In addition to assisting participants in navigating the NDIS system, they are responsible for creating individualized plans that align with each participant’s unique disability needs and life goals.
Consistency and continuity of care are essential while providing support for people
with disabilities. It will help them to make significant progress towards their goals and build their capacity to take care of their own needs.
The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) provides funded support and
services to eligible people with disabilities to help them achieve their goals. During the planning conversation, the goals that the participant wishes to pursue will be added to their NDIS plan.
The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) provides direct funding to people
with disabilities to access support and services which helps them to reduce the impact of disability in their daily lives. Depending on the disability needs of the participant, they can access either standard support or high-intensity daily personal activities support to navigate their daily routine.
Supported Independent Living (SIL) is a crucial support through which NDIS makes
it possible for its participants to live in their communities as independent individuals.
The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) supports people with disabilities through various funded support and services which helps them become more independent and
enhance their quality of life.
Providing quality disability care requires the services of competent support workers
who understand the needs of the participants and behave with integrity, honesty and compassion.