Parents and caregivers who are just starting out on their new journey. Regardless, there’s lots to consider at a time when you may still be processing or coming to terms with what this may mean for your child, as well as for you and the rest of your family. EKF can help you access the services and supports you need.
The NDIS provides for all Australians under the age of 65, who have a permanent and significant disability, with the reasonable and necessary services and supports they need to enjoy an ordinary life. The NDIS is designed to help people with a disability achieve their goals. This may include greater independence, community involvement, employment and improved wellbeing.
A range of financial assistance is available to families of children with special needs as well as support that is available to all families.
Every family is different and the financial support available to you will depend on your individual circumstances. It can be complex working out what assistance you and your family might be eligible
EKF events allow families to take a break from routine, bond as a family, have fun and meet and develop friendships and networks with other professionals, families in inclusive and accessible environments.