Live workshop

Designing individualised home and living supports

Learn how to explore and design an ordinary life through individualised support.

Live Zoom Workshop


Thursday, 27 July


10am–1:30pm (AEST)


3.5 hours

Presented by

Laura Schutz & Libby Ellis


(includes GST)

Who is this for:
  • Support coordinators 
  • NDIS allied health professionals
  • Professionals assisting people with complex support needs

This workshop includes:

  • Practical exercises
  • Group discussion
  • Question and answer session
  • A comprehensive list of helpful resources
What you will learn about: 
  • Person-centred process of exploring and designing individualised supports
  • Beliefs about 24/7 paid support
  • Innovative solutions to meet support needs of individuals
Please note: This workshop is about the support needs of individuals not the 'bricks and mortar' of housing. 

After this workshop you will be able to:

  • Work with participants to identify their home and living preferences and support needs
  • Identify risks and safeguarding strategies
  • Understand the importance of circles of support
  • Understand NDIS funding packages for home and living support
  • Work with support providers to implement individualised living supports

Guest presenter

Libby Ellis – Individualised Living Program Manager
at Mable

Libby Ellis has worked with people with disability and their families to create individualised living arrangements before and since the NDIS. Libby’s brother moved out of a group home and has lived in his own home since the mid 1990s. He has lived with a range of supportive housemates. You can read his story here.

Why should I attend this workshop?

As the NDIA shifts its focus to living an ordinary life at home, there is much to learn about how to explore and design an ordinary life through individualised support.

Support coordinators and allied health professionals are uniquely placed to support the development of innovative and individualised support for people with complex support needs.

Register now to secure your spot 

Training FAQs

Who do you deliver training to?

All of our training has been developed with support coordinators and allied health professionals in mind. However, all of our training is suitable for anyone who has a role in supporting people with complex support needs.

Do you deliver private team training?

Yep! We can deliver tailored training packages to suit the needs of your team. We work collaboratively with you to understand your team’s learning objectives and then develop our training content and delivery to best achieve these outcomes. Contact us at [email protected] for more information.

Do you offer discounts for groups?

Sure do! If you are purchasing a course for a team of 5 or more people, please get in touch with us on [email protected] to recieve a 20% discount. If you are looking to book for more than 8 people, we recommend getting in touch with us for a private session.

Can I pay via invoice?

Yep! Please email us on [email protected] to arrange this.