Live workshop

The NDIS and mainstream housing

Learn about mainstream and non-SDA housing, home modifications, assistive technology and capacity building supports to help a person with disability explore suitable mainstream housing.

Live Zoom Workshop


Wednesday 28 February


10:30am–1:30pm (AEDT)


3 hours

Lead Presenter

Vivien Williams, UpSkill Trainer


(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
This workshop focuses on the 'bricks and mortar' of home and living. It is designed to help you assist people with disability to explore suitable mainstream housing that reflects their goals, preferred living arrangements and support needs.
This workshop doesn't include information about SDA. You can find out about SDA in these videos/resources from Housing Hub.

After this workshop you will be able to:

  • Explore the NDIS and mainstream housing interface
  • Understand the role of the NDIS in Home and Living supports 
  • Explore housing options and opportunities including innovative and contemporary approaches
  • Develop strategies to address some of the common housing barriers experienced  by people with disability
  • Recognise the importance of separation of housing and supports

Why should I attend this workshop?

Finding accessible and affordable housing is challenging to say the least.

We cannot promise a silver bullet. But we will provide innovative ideas and useful tips to help make a person’s housing goals a reality. We will share successful stories where ‘out of the box’ thinking has made housing dreams come true.

Register now to secure your spot 

Training FAQs

Who is your training for?

All our training is suitable for anyone who supports people with complex needs. It has, however, been developed with support coordinators and allied health professionals in mind.

Do you deliver private team training?

Yes, 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?

Starting on October 24, 2023, a group booking discount will be available for purchases involving 5 or more individuals in a single full-price live workshop. To check eligibility and gather more information, please feel free to contact us via email [email protected] 

Can I pay via invoice?

Yes, you certainly can. Please email us on [email protected] to arrange this.
Please let us know:
- Who we can address the invoice to 
- Which email address it needs to be sent to 

What about cancellations?

If the workshop has fewer than 4 registered participants, there's a possibility it may be cancelled. In the event of cancellation, you have two options: 
- Receive a full refund or 
- Opt for the next available session on the same topic. 
Rest assured, one of our friendly team members will get in touch with you if such a situation arises and provide as much notice as possible.
If you are unable to attend or need to cancel your registration, please contact us [email protected] or phone 1300 319 014 as early as possible so we can discuss your options.

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