Ed note: Tania is the administration officer for QSSS, and this is her NDIS transition advice for people with physical disabilities:
I have spinal cord injury and I transitioned to the NDIS in December 2016 and I fully self-manage. I live in Charters Towers.
It’s time to update your address books, as QSSS has a new post office box address and a new land-line number.
Spinal Home Help have put out an excellent two-part series of articles about choice, control and self determination with the NDIS.
While the NDIS is still a year away from its official roll-out in Brisbane, time certainly flies and thoughtful pieces like this may help guide the planning process.
White Ridge Farm, on Brisbane’s north-side, may be an easy, accessible way to get in touch with nature for the young and young-at-heart. All that “paddock to the plate” stuff without the crush of the Brisbane Ekka. Continue reading
Quickie is the proud new sponsor of the Wheelchair Grand Prix – coming to Queensland for the first time in 2017!
That probably sounds like a riddle but we’re talking about a new type of “rowable” ergonomic wheelchair wheels that propel you forwards by pulling backwards on the handrims. Continue reading
Queensland Support Services and Solutions wish to advise of our Office Operating Hours over Christmas and New Year.
The Community Resource Unit (aka CRU) is running some more NDIS Participant Readiness events throughout November and December.
They’ll be held at Sunnybank, Springfield Lakes, Kenmore Hills, and Fortitude Valley.