Independent Mental Health Advocacy

Worksheet - What is the NDIS?

Change can bring about new and exciting opportunities. However, it can also bring uncertainty. Thinking about applying for the NDIS is a big decision. Therefore, it’s important to think about what it means for you.

In this worksheet we will go through a change activity – it may help you decide whether applying for the NDIS at this time in your life is what you want.

You can use this worksheet in different ways. For example, you can enter text in the boxes. If you’d like to express yourself in another way, for example visually – then leave the box blank before printing it.

Speaking up for what you want can be challenging. You can use the IMHA self-advocacy modelExternal Link in combination with this worksheet to help you let people know what it is you want.

Use the print function to print this page or save it as a PDF. There is no option to send this information and it will not be saved by the website.

Please check the box next to any questions you would like to answer and a text box will appear.

You've reflected about how you have faced change in the past. Now you can draw on your experience to figure out how you might overcome any barriers you are facing to the NDIS.

Other resources

You can now print/save your information. If you have decided that the NDIS could be part of your life, you can take a look at the:

Reviewed 23 November 2022

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