What is Support Coordination?
Focus’ Support Coordinators will assist you to build the skills you need to understand, implement, and use your plan. They will work with you to ensure a variety of supports are used to increase your capacity to maintain relationships, manage service delivery tasks, live more independently, and be included in your community.
A Support Coordinator with Focus will support you to understand and implement the funded supports in your plan. We will support you to achieve your goals build your independence and live your life the way you want to. Focus’ Support Coordinators will assist you to liaise with providers about the services they provide and assist with your everyday life. We will ensure service agreements and bookings are completed.
Frequently asked questions
What Support Coordination does Focus provide?
Focus currently services the Australian Capital Territory, including Queanbeyan and surrounding areas.
How do I enquire with Focus for Support Coordination?
Fill in the enquiry form below or call Focus during business hours. Focus will speak to you about the level of Support Coordination you need and connect you with a friendly, responsive and creative Support Coordinator.
How do support coordinators help individuals access the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)?
Support coordinators are crucial in helping individuals with disabilities access the NDIS. They help in developing personalised support plans, identifying the right services and providers, and coordinating their services.
What is the difference between support coordinators and plan managers?
Support coordinators and plan managers play important roles in the NDIS. Support coordinators work with individuals to develop personalised support plans, identify the right service providers, and coordinate their services.
On the other hand, plan managers assist individuals with the financial management of their NDIS funds, such as paying service providers and managing budgets.
What support coordination services do you provide?
Our support coordination services are designed to help individuals with disabilities navigate the complex world of healthcare, social services, and community resources. Each service provides assistance in identifying and accessing the support services that are most appropriate for each individual’s unique needs and circumstances.
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What support coordination funding is available?
Support coordination services are available to individuals with disabilities through the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). The NDIS provides funding for support coordination services, which can be accessed by eligible individuals and their families to develop a comprehensive plan of care, connect them with appropriate service providers, and assist with the coordination and management of their support services.