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What NDIS supports and services does Inspiro provide?

Friday, 20 April 2018
What NDIS supports and services does Inspiro provide?

Read more about the NDIS services that Inspiro provides by clicking here.

Inspiro is a registered NDIS provider, which means we meet the requirements set by the NDIA for experience, qualifications, approvals, capacity to provide the approved supports, and quality standards.

We currently provide adult NDIS Participants with ‘Capacity Building Supports’ including:



Occupational Therapy to help Participants do everyday activities safely and independently.


Occupational Therapy services include:

  • Assessment of a Participant’s home, school or work environment to determine the building modifications (bathroom hand rails), equipment (eg. wheelchair), aids (eg. toilet commode), support services and training they need.
  • Prescribing and purchasing the equipment, aids, support services and training.
  • Develop a therapy program to increase a Participant’s skills for independence.
  • Training a Participant to use their equipment and aids properly.
  • Training a Participant’s carer and informal supports (eg. family members) to use equipment and aids and assist Participants.
  • Doing assessments and reviews of a Participant’s progress.

 

Physiotherapy 


To help Participants maximise their movement and function. Physiotherapists also play an important role in managing impairments and pain associated with disability

 

Podiatry 


To help Participants manage lower leg or foot problems and to manage a range of potential foot issues.

 

Psychology and Counselling  


To help Participants manage personal problems such as relationships, grief, anxiety and depression. 


Speech Therapy


To help Participants overcome communication barriers. Our speech pathologists can also:

  • Assess and educate Participants and their carers in augmentative and alternative communication.
  • Assess and advise about eating and swallowing difficulties.

 

Exercise Physiology 


To design exercise programmes to help participants with:

  • Progressive neurological conditions such as Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson’s Disease, and Motor Neurone Disease.
  • Muscular dystrophy
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Paraplegia
  • Stroke, traumatic or acquired brain injury
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Mental health – PTSD, Depression
  • Pain management, fibromyalgia, arthritis/RA
  • Autism, Aspergers, Developmental delay
  • Chronic fatigue syndrome

 

Dietetics 


To help Participants manage their diet and nutrition for health and well-being due to the impact of their disability. Dietetics services include:

  • Educating Participants about diet and nutrition.
  • Developing nutrition and meal plans for Participants.
  • Educating and training Participants’ carers, therapy assistants and informal supports (eg. family members) on nutrition, meal planning and preparation.



Maintenance Therapy


Maintenance therapy involves our clinicians developing a therapy program for a participant, and training carers, therapy assistants and informal supports (eg. family members) as part of the participant’s usual or on-going care.


Services that Inspiro plans to provide in future:

  • Behaviour Management Plans
  • Individual Assessment by a Nurse

 

Get in touch with Inspiro here.

 

What is the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)?

Who can access the NDIS and who is eligible for the NDIS?

Are people aged over 65 eligible for the NDIS?

How do you access the NDIS?

What does the NDIS pay for?

What doesn’t the NDIS pay for?

What happens when you join the NDIS and what to do if you're not happy with your plan?

How is the funding in NDIS plans managed?

Getting started with Inspiro – call 9738 8801 

 

Click here to speak to an Inspiro NDIS representative

 

LILYDALE : 17 Clarke Street, Lilydale VIC 3140

BELGRAVE : 1616-1622 Burwood Highway, Belgrave VIC 3160

HEALESVILLE : 333 Maroondah Hwy, Healesville VIC 3777

 

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