How to transition easily to the NDIS
SCIA can support your transition into the National Insurance Disability Scheme (NDIS). To help people maximise the benefits offered by the NDIS we are holding group information sessions, individual NDIS pre-planning sessions, sharing information over the phone, holding face to face meetings and providing individualised assistance. more…
Run for SCIA in 2016
Thanks to people running in various events across the country, vital funds are being raised for people with spinal cord injury and similar disability.
The bar has been raised for 2016 and we need your help!
You can help by participating in one of the running events below and fundraising for SCIA. more…
Free NDIS Information Sessions
The National Insurance Disability Scheme (NDIS) is here and SCIA is on hand with a series of information sessions to help you secure the best NDIS package possible. We are holding sessions across NSW for people with spinal cord injury or physical disability to give you all the information you need to transition into the NDIS. more…
Coloplast and SCIA join forces to help people with SCI
We are delighted to announce that SCIA will be working in partnership with Coloplast and their Access to HealthCare initiative. Coloplast is a leader in the field for bladder and bowel care and will be supporting SCIA’s upcoming ‘Stories from the Smallest Room’ program, designed to break down the barriers people currently face in accessing the right continence care. more…
Dan Holt on The Project
Dan Holt, one of our Peer Support Education Officers, appeared on The Project recently with his assistance dog Charlie. Charlie works alongside Dan all day, helping if he drops anything and opens cupboards.
Plus Charlie brightens the day of any patients Dan visits in the spinal wards, showing people that after a spinal cord injury you can find new ways to do things, sometimes with a little help from a friend. more…