MS Support Coordination ndis approved provider

Call MS Connect on 1800 042 138

What is Support Coordination?

Support Coordination is all about making your NDIS plan active.

Support Coordination

Many people find it challenging to implement the funded support and services included in their plans.

The NDIS provides funding for Support Coordination to help you put your plan into action and strengthen your ability to manage your own plan in the long term.

You get to choose your own Support Coordinator.
 
Your Support Coordinator can also assist you to link up with the service providers you choose, navigate the disability sector and coordinate your informal, funded and mainstream supports.
 
There are three levels of Support Coordination:
1. Support Connection
2. Coordination of Supports
3. Specialist Support Coordination
 
Your NDIS planner will talk to you about which level of Support Coordination is most appropriate for you in your planning conversation.

What we can do for you

With 60 years’ of insights, we have a deep understanding of how progressive neurological symptoms can impact your everyday life and goals. We know the disability and community sectors back to front, so you don’t have to explain things and repeat yourself to us.

We’ve also spent the past three years participating in the NDIS trial sites, so we understand how the system works and how to get the best out of your Support Coordination.

Our Support Coordinators are here to stand beside you, support you and empower you to make your NDIS plan active. We work with you in partnership to make sure your plan works well for you. We work with people with all kinds of different neurological conditions — not just multiple sclerosis.

We take direction from you about how you want to manage your plan. You might choose to allocate some responsibilities to us, while you take others. The choice and control is yours. And together, we can work toward your goals and improve your life.
 
We’re excellent listeners, we have great insights into a wide range of providers, and we can help match you with those who meet your values.

Download Support Coordination info sheet

What you can do

Make sure you ask for Support Coordination to be included in your plan when you have your planning conversation with your NDIS planner.

If you would like us to provide your Support Coordination or you would like some more information about what we can do for you, please contact MS Connect:

8.30am to 5pm, Monday to Friday
T          Freecall 1800 042 138 
E          msconnect@ms.org.au
 

Other services

MS physiotherapy assessment is all about developing strategies to better manage your symptoms, improve your mobility and to be as independent as possible.

We start this process with a specialist neurological assessment.

This assessment comes under the ‘Activities of daily living’ support cluster.

MS occupational therapy assessment is all about supporting you to be as independent as possible, and to keep participating at home, work and socially.

This includes developing strategies and using the right equipment or home modifications to support you in all the everyday things you want to do. We can also train you to use your new equipment.

This assessment comes under the ‘Activities of daily living’ support cluster.

MS continence assessment is all about looking into what products, treatments and other strategies will help you take control of your bowel and bladder issues.

This assessment comes under the ‘Activities of daily living’ support cluster. Our specialist continence facilities are based in our Blackburn VIC and Lidcombe NSW offices.

To access these services please contact MS Connect on 1800 042 138 or msconnect@ms.org.au and we can provide extra information, explain what to ask for in your plan and help you get started.




Learn more

Find support in your local area

Find information, support and services in your local area – whether you’re a person living with multiple sclerosis, or a family member, friend or carer.

Newly Diagnosed

A multiple sclerosis diagnosis can be extremely difficult to come to grips with. All of a sudden there is a lot of new information to absorb, questions to ask and key decisions to make. We're here for you - from the day you're diagnosed and each day after.

Publications

Dig deeper with a wealth of publications on a wealth of topics including symptom management, wellness, disease information, booklets for family and carers and more.



MS is here to help

Call Us - 1800 042 138

MS Connect is our free telephone and email information support and referral service.

Register with MS

By registering with MS you can access our full range of services and support.


Stay informed with the latest from MS

Icon
TIS

Connect with us...