With COVID-19, there have been a lot of changes and challenges. The uncertainty of this situation has made it difficult for many people. The NDIS has been working to provide clear information and updated services to better support participants during this time.
To access up-to-date information about the changes to the NDIS, please:
For further information you can also:
For people who are not currently receiving support from the NDIS for a psychosocial disability, there are a range of online mental health resources available on the Department of Health website.
It is especially important to practice ‘self-care’ at this time. For this, we invite you to explore things like our ‘Self-Care Hub’:
There is also specific guidance on COVID-19 and mental health on Head to Health, such as how to:
If you feel you need help and it’s not an emergency, consider contacting your doctor. They can help you decide what support you can get, such as:
If you want to speak with someone now, please call: