To become an NDIS participant you need to meet the ‘access requirements’. If you are living with a mental health condition one of those requirements is to have a high level of psychosocial disability.
If you have a psychosocial disability you may still not be eligible for NDIS funded supports, especially if:
The National Disability Insurance Agency has an NDIS Access Checklist that is useful for thinking about whether you meet the access requirements. However, the only way to be sure about your eligibility for NDIS support is to complete an Access Request Form and provide supporting evidence.
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Mental Health Coordinating Council (MHCC)