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Post-school planning: what to consider and how to prepare
September 15, 2022

Are you, or a person you support, nearing the end of their school career?

The transition from high school to post-school is a significant time of change: change in routines, change to supports, and a shift in the mindset and identity of the person and their support network.

This webinar will help you to consider:

– what is important to me/my person post-school?
– how does the role of the family and informal supports change post-school?
– what do I want to experience, and how do I want my post-school weeks to look?
– what evidence and reports might I need, to justify the supports and funding that I require after high school finishes?

 

Here are the resources Lisa references in the webinar: 

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How to write broad, outcome-focused goal statements to negotiate the NDIS Plan that’s right for you

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What you need to know about NDIS legislation updates – July ’22

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Participant check-ins and NDIS plan reassessments: know your options

  This article, from Fighting Chance’s Lisa Duffy, will help you understand your options and rights around NDIS plan reassessments (previously known as plan reviews). Lisa has a fifteen year career in the disability sector, a detailed understanding of the...