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Independent Support Coordination: The Essence of Rapport and Connection

Rapport and connection are vital in the NDIS Support Coordination relationship. Explore how OnSide emphasises these elements for effective, personalised support.

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Exploring the Key Capabilities of a Support Coordinator with OnSide

OnSide’s Support Coordinators go beyond traditional roles, championing communication, empathy, humour, and professionalism. Experience the NDIS journey like never before.

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The Power of Independent Face to Face Support Coordination in the NDIS Framework

Support Coordination has emerged as an invaluable facet of the NDIS framework. OnSide champions the benefits of face-to-face engagement to enhances the well-being of NDIS participants.

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Ablelink joins OnSide

We are pleased to announce that Ablelink will be joining the OnSide family. Ablelink is a highly regarded National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) Support Coordination provider based in VIC.

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Self-Advocacy: Tips and Strategies for Making Your Voice Heard

The journey through NDIS can be complex, but with self-advocacy, you can take charge of your own path.

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NDIS Employment Support: Unlock Your Employment Goals with a Support Coordinator

Learn how NDIS employment support can help you build a fulfilling career. Discover job search strategies and workplace modifications with a Support Coordinator.

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Self-Care Matters: Tips and strategies to boost wellbeing

As an NDIS participant, taking care of yourself is super important! Self-care can boost your mood, reduce stress, and increase your overall quality of life.

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Choosing the Right NDIS Plan Manager: Tips for Finding a Provider That Works for You

Selecting the ideal NDIS Plan Manager is a critical decision on your journey as an NDIS participant. Your Plan Manager will play a vital role in supporting your goals

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The role of Support Coordination in supporting value for money for NDIS participants

Support Coordinators play a pivotal role in ensuring they represent and assist their customers to get the absolute most value out of their NDIS plan.

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Children and the NDIS: Benefits of Early Intervention

Discover the benefits of early intervention for children with disabilities through the NDIS with OnSide, who can coordinate supports and services for your child's unique circumstances.

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How to ask the NDIS for a Support Coordinator and keep it

Having a supportive and knowledgeable Support Coordinator can make a world of difference in maximising your NDIS plan, by accessing appropriate supports and services for your individual circumstances.

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Transitioning from a Support Worker to a Support Coordinator

Explore the common career transition from a Support Worker to an OnSide Support Coordinator in the context of the NDIS.

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Selecting the right Support Coordinator for you!

Choosing the right Support Coordinator is crucial for NDIS participants to achieve their goals and maximize their funding.

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Preparing for the Festive Season

The festive season can be a complex time for many, but it can also be a time to relax with loved ones and get involved in the holiday spirit.

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How to thrive with dedicated NDIS Support Coordination

Despite the many challenges and concerns surrounding the NDIS, there are also incredible benefits happening every day for participants nationwide.

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OnSide & The Housing Hub: Better Together

We’re partnering with The Housing Hub to broaden our offering in Support Coordination focused on specialist disability accommodation. See how this collaboration is a win-win for everyone.

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Why Feedback is so Valuable

Customer feedback at OnSide is vital to our success. It’s how we connect, grow and learn to make our organisation the best it can be. Learn more.

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Virtual Support: OnSide’s answer to Telehealth

Virtual Support is OnSide’s hybrid approach to delivering Support Coordination. Available via text, phone, email or video, it offers more ways to connect.

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Preparing For an NDIS Plan Review

NDIS plan review meetings are a great opportunity to see what’s working, what needs to change and how a participant is tracking. Here’s how to prepare.

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Why Dedicated Support Coordination is Important

How come some NDIS providers have stopped offering Support Coordination? Find out in this blog where we unpack what’s currently happening in the NDIS.

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Specialist Support Coordination at OnSide

People with disabilities who have complexity in their lives require an extra level of service coordination. This is where a Specialist Support Coordinator can make all the difference.

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OnSide’s My Support Tool: Building capacity, one plan at a time

The OnSide My Support Tool is a living document designed to support people with disabilities achieve their NDIS plan goals. How? Read on to find out more.

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5 Barriers That Young People With a Disability Face

Young people with a disability face many barriers to living life on their own terms. Here are 5 common barriers and what we can do to make things better.

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Happy Birthday OnSide!

OnSide has its third birthday in September 2021. What better way to celebrate than to ask our staff and customers to reflect on why they love OnSide.

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5 Common Barriers For People With A Disability

People with disabilities face barriers everyday which affect how they participate in life. Here are 5 common barriers – some are more subtle than others.

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OnSide Team’s YPIRAC Success

A small team of Support Coordinators successfully supported 7 customers to move from an aged care facility which was closing to new homes in eight weeks. Learn more.

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Family Violence And Its Effect On Women And Children

In Australia, 1 in 2 women and children with a disability experience family violence – it’s a complex topic but an important one to address in support services.

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Independence means more than you think at OnSide

The word ‘independence’ is a term that not everyone understands, especially when it comes to the NDIS and disability support services. It’s an exciting time to work in the

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Cities, spaces and places for all

With 1 in 5 Australians having a disability, disabilities either directly or indirectly affect a large portion of the population. However, our environment, particularly in dense cities, can still

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Addressing the needs of LGBTQIA+ people with disability

LGBTQIA+ identifying people are present across most, if not all cultural and social groups in Australia. These people and the organisations that advocate for them continually highlight that increased

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How an Occupational Therapist Can Support Someone on the Autism Spectrum

Everyone with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is different. However, there are often similarities that people with ASD may need support with to maximise their ability to live a fulfilling

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Young People in Residential Aged Care

Whilst the specific reason for entering aged care varies, a common cause is the lack of other suitable accommodation options that are available. Fortunately, individuals and groups have more

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Q&A with Kollen Sussman, Founder of OnSide

Those who know Kollen, either as a Support Coordinator, colleague or friend, understand just how passionate he is about the disability sector, NDIS and OnSide’s mission. We sat down

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What Makes a Great Support Coordinator?

The purpose of a Support Coordinator is to facilitate capacity and to assist in the implementation of your NDIS plan. For the duration of the NDIS plan, Support Coordinators

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How can I use my NDIS funding?

OnSide specialises in ensuring you are maximising your NDIS funding. We know that allocating funds can be a confusing process, and our role is to streamline the process for

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