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NDIS Funding for In-home Care Services

Government-funded support for eligible people living with a disability to gain greater independence and an improved quality of life.

About NDIS Funding

The introduction of the National Disability Insurance Scheme is the greatest generational reform to social welfare to occur in Australia. This scheme represents the commitment of Australian Governments nation-wide to supporting all Australians of diverse abilities to maximise their potential and participate as equal citizens in Australian society.

Carer’s Network is a registered private provider with the NDIS. Our care packages are tailored to meet your, or your loved ones, specific needs.

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There are a variety of supports available for those living with a permanent and significant disability, the Carer’s Network team of professional support workers can provide the personalised care that you need, in the way that you want.

Ways to manage your NDIS funding

There are three options when it comes to managing your NDIS funding – Self-Management, Plan-Managed Funding and NDIA-Managed Funding. You can also choose a combination of the three options. These options will be discussed with you during your planning meeting with the NDIS.

No matter how your funds are managed, you still have choice and control to ensure your services are working for you and fit in your budget.


When you manage your NDIS funding yourself, giving you the flexibility and choice to decide what supports you buy to pursue your plan goals.

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Plan-Managed Funding

The NDIA will provide funding in your plan to pay for a Plan Manager who pays your providers for you, helps you keep track of funds and takes care of financial reporting for you.

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NDIA-Managed Funding

The NDIA pays providers on your behalf. You can choose from a range of NDIS registered providers, who can electronically claim payment directly from your NDIS funding.

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More about the NDIS rollout in each state

To see whether the NDIS is available in your area, visit the NDIS Rollout Page:

NDIS Rollout

NDIS eligibility and applying for funding

Once you have determined your eligibility and what supports you are able to access, Carer’s Network can assist with the coordination and implementation of your support.

You may be eligible to access the NDIS if you:

  • Are aged between 7 and 65 years
  • Live in Australia and have Australian residency
  • Have a permanent and significant disability

To determine whether you can apply for the NDIS, you can answer some simple questions as a guide.

This page outlines all the steps you should take when applying for the NDIS:

How NDIS works

Carer's Network NDIS in-home services and supports

For more information about how Carer’s Network can help you, visit our NDIS Services and Supports page

Frequently asked questions

Further commonly asked questions about the NDIS can be found here:

FAQ Page

Further Resources

Further information can be found on the NDIS website.

You can also call the National Disability Insurance Agency on 1800 800 110, or contact Carer’s Network for additional information and assistance.

Navigating NDIS funding options can be challenging. If you need assistance, our team is ready to help.