Join us to learn more about how the NDIS (National Disability Insurance Scheme) will work for you.
This will be a special online information session for people who are blind or have low vision and new to the NDIS. You will find out how the NDIS works, what you need to do and how Vision Australia can support you. Participants will be able to have their questions answered by our panel of experts live during the webinar.
Date: Wednesday 20th September, 2017
Time: 7pm AEST
How to join: Connect via your smartphone, tablet, computer or telephone. We will send you more info about how to connect to the webinar after you have registered.
Cost: This webinar is free to join, but your own internet or telephone usage charges apply
How to book: Register for our ‘Intro to the NDIS’ webinar here. Bookings are essential.
Meet our speakers
Arlita Willman is the NDIS National Program Development Lead for Vision Australia and works to ensure that Vision Australia can support clients to navigate the NDIS process and get the most out of their NDIS plans, no matter where they live. Arlita has practical experience working with participants in the Hunter New England NDIS trial site, which has been operating since July 2013, and looks forward to answering questions about all aspects of the Scheme.
Scott Jacobs is the NDIS Lead for Vision Australia and is working to build Vision Australia’s capacity to support clients as the NDIS rolls out across Australia. Scott also leads Vision Australia’s external representation and advocacy for the NDIS, lobbying government and the NDIA to address barriers and improve the Scheme on behalf of people who are blind or have low vision.
Register for our ‘Intro to the NDIS’ webinar here