12 Days of Living My Way
Living My Way is a not-for-profit disability service provider that supports people with disabilities to live a self-directed life. We act as champions, advocates and supporters so that our Members can live the life they have always wanted – not allowing their disability to define them and hinder them. We are a unique disability service […]
Living My Way Announces Passing of Chair
With profound sadness, the Board of Living My Way shares the news that the Chair, Milena Morrow, has passed away suddenly on Tuesday, 12 October 2021. Milena was 63. Peter Strokhorb, the Vice-Chair, said: “We are deeply shocked and saddened by Milena’s passing. It was a privilege to know Milena personally and to work alongside […]
What is Support Coordination?
Once you’ve set out your goals in your National Disability Insurance Scheme plan, you need to put this plan into practice – this is where Support Coordination comes in. Support Coordination helps you better understand the NDIS, links you up with service providers that are right for you, and connects you to support networks, both […]
What is Plan Management?
Our Plan Management service can help you have greater choice and control over your NDIS plan. Plan Management is having a provider that helps you manage your National Disability Insurance Scheme funding. This provider, known as a plan manager, communicates with service providers and receives and pays invoices on your behalf. This doesn’t mean pawning […]
What is Occupational Therapy?
Occupational Therapy ultimately helps people with disabilities live life their way. The main aim of Occupational Therapy is to help people do things that they find meaningful. These activities can include working, looking after yourself and others, volunteering, pursuing hobbies and interests, and participating in social events. Occupational Therapists prescribe devices to the people they […]
Andrew defies the odds to pick up the paintbrush again
Andrew has come a long way since being diagnosed with Muscular Dystrophy at the age of 28. After a rapid decline in his strength and mobility rendered Andrew – an accomplished artist – unable to create any major works of art, he was able to secure funding for a mechanical arm support with the help […]
Living My Way helps Christopher live more independently
Christopher (not his real name) is always active. Being an ex-athlete as a professional soccer player in England in his younger days, keeping fit and staying active is important. The 59-year-old South Sydney local and a Living My Way Member also loves to cycle and go for walks by the beach. It gives him a […]