Paid Workshop for Families & Friends — What Makes a Good NDIS Worker

Mental Health Families and Friends TAS

27 April 2021 11:00 am - 2:30 pm Australia/Hobart

Campbell Town Recreation Ground Complex

57 High Street Campbell Town

0362287448

Mental Health Families and Friends and Mental Health Victoria are inviting family/carers of people with a psychosocial disability and a NDIS plan to come to a workshop and tell us what you think makes a good NDIS worker.

The workshop is on 27 April 2021 from 11.00am to 2.30pm.
• We will pay you for your time and travel costs.
• We will ask people that come to the workshop to talk about the important qualities, skills, knowledge and behaviours NDIS workers should have to do their job well.
• Mental Health Victoria will use this information to make a good practice guide for NDIS providers and workers and recommend training for NDIS workers across Australia.
• If you book to come to the workshop, we would like you to come for the full 3 hours. There will be a break and food and drinks at morning tea.

Why come to the workshop?  Some of the benefits are:                                           

• Having a say about things that affect you and your loved one                                                                                                           
• Sharing your point of view on how NDIS workers can support your loved one
• Being paid for your time.

Workshop details
When: Tuesday 27 April 2021, 11.00am to 2.30pm with tea, coffee and lunch
Where: Campbell Town Recreation Ground Complex, 57 High Street Campbell Town
Who: Family and friends of people who have a NDIS plan that includes psychosocial supports.
People that come to the workshop will need to feel okay to talk about their views in a group.

Paid time:
You will be paid $112.00 for your time at the workshop.
You will be paid your travel costs to come to the workshop. You will be paid $18.00 if you’re travelling by public transport from metropolitan Hobart. You will be paid whatever it costs you to travel from a regional or rural area – please let us know what this amount is before the workshop. You will be paid $0.44 cents per km if you are driving to the workshop.

RSVP:

Up to 12 people can come to the workshop. Please contact us by Friday 16th April 2021 to let us know if you would like to come.
Phone: 0437 983 943 or 6228 7448
Contact name and email:
Kate Bond, Advocacy Officer
Mental Health Families and Friends
advocacy@mhfamiliesfriendstas.org.au