Additional disability-related health supports are available to purchase using NDIS funding. The typical types of support available can be grouped into eight ‘support type’ categories.
The following list of fundable supports is not exhaustive, and supports may be delivered in a range of ways.
- Dysphagia supports
- Nutrition supports
- Diabetes management supports
- Continence supports
- Wound and pressure care supports
- Podiatry supports
- Epilepsy supports .
Find out more about the disability-related health support areas .
Information for participants
Depending on your situation, the way you access disability-related health supports may be different.
Information for providers
NDIS participants can pay for disability-related health supports through their plan budget. This means they can choose how their supports are provided.
Information for the health sector
With the inclusion of disability-related health supports, health providers may consider registering as an NDIS provider.
Find out more in our disability-related health supports guideline