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ICLA launched Embark to support people with a psychosocial disability ​ who are currently experiencing ​ or are at risk of  homelessness to access the NDIS.

How it works
How ICLA’s Embark team can assist you.

The Embark team can offer support through any stage of the NDIS journey. This includes: 

Explaining and assessing eligibility for the NDIS 

Gathering supporting evidence for an NDIS Access Request Form   

Facilitating appointments with GPs and other services to help get evidence for an NDIS Access Request Form  

Completing and submitting an NDIS Access Request Form 

Preparing for and providing support during an NDIS First Plan Meeting  

Obtaining an NDIS plan  

Getting NDIS Supports in place

Embark will be offered across the following Local Health Districts (LHDs): Northern Sydney LHD, Central Coast LHD, South Eastern Sydney LHD, Northern NSW LHD, Western Sydney LHD, Illawarra Shoalhaven LHD, Sydney LHD, Hunter New England LHD (Newcastle and Lake Macquarie only), South Western Sydney LHD.

Who's eligible?
And how to participate.

People who are linked with services within our target regions and have a mental health condition and are experiencing or at risk of homelessness.   

Aged between 18 and 65.

Living in Australia and be an Australian citizen or have a Permanent or Special Category Visa.

Make a referral
For yourself or someone you know.

Please download a copy of our Embark Consent Agreement Form here. You must include a copy of the form signed by the participant in the referral.

Make a referral