Social and Community Participation is about supporting you to participate in the community, do activities that you enjoy and meet new people.
Social and community activities can include things like: visiting your friends and familyhobbies like bike riding, skiing or kayakingplaying sport, such as tennis, surfing or basketballgoing out to the movies or a concertgoing places for fun like shopping or visiting a museumrelaxing like meditation or yogalearning new skills, like dance, singing, art classes or quilting.
How does the NDIS fund Social and Community Participation?
Social and Community Participation supports can be funded under one of the following in categories your NDIS plan:
Core Supports – Assistance with Social & Community Participation
Capacity Building Supports – Increased Social & Community Participation
Am I eligible for funding for Social and Community Participation?
Eligibility for funding is assessed by the NDIS on a case-by-case basis and will be included in your plan if it is considered a reasonable and necessary support that meets your needs and will help you achieve your goals and is also dependent on your situation, plan objectives and aspirations.
Social and Community Participation at uCare iCare
Feeling connected to your community is important to your happiness and sense of wellbeing. With that in mind, we offer both centre-based and community-based services with endless opportunities. You tell us what you enjoy doing and we will work with you to develop a plan.
uCare iCare will support you in taking part in activities that you enjoy, allowing you to meet people who share your interests. That means you don’t have to attend a day program if you don’t want to.