Independent Mental Health Advocacy

Self-advocacy for the NDIS

Self-Advocacy for the NDIS (Mental Health) is a workbook that was developed following a co-design process, in partnership with Victorian Mental Illness Awareness CouncilExternal Link (VMIAC) and TandemExternal Link . The booklet is designed to assist NDIS participants and prospective participants to navigate the NDIS.

It covers the following topics:

  • self-advocacy
  • applying for the NDIS
  • NDIS Plans (from preparation to implementation)
  • NDIS appeals and reviews for eligibility and plans
  • supports that do not need NDIS funding
  • tips for support people.

Download the workbook

Read the co-designed workbook

or the accessible Word version

Reviewed 01 December 2021


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