Financial Capacity Building Program
We exist to help NDIS participants...
Personalised budgeting plan — develop a plan tailored to stick to your budget and strategies to understand where your money goes
Nothing out of your pocket — 100% NDIS funded, so you never pay a cent of your hard earned money
More spending transparency — know how every dollar is spent and have confidence you’re spending on the right things that align to your goals
You’re always in control — we’re here to support you. Complete the program on your time, at your pace and in a way that best suits you
Easy to follow — guided sessions that help you get results quickly
Tailored strategies for you — providing you safe and supported methods to improve your money skills specific to your circumstances and goals
After program support — you’ll have technology, systems and support ongoing so you can continue to build your skills even after you’ve completed the program
Specifically for NDIS participants — our program is built by people with real lived experience, catering to your individual needs
Experienced facilitators — our team are experienced financial councillors and disability professionals
Become more independent — tools and resources so you can safely spend more independently, and reduce reliance on others to manage your money for you
“With SpendAble, my daughter has regained a sense of control and decision making. We no longer have to worry about handling or locating cash!”
“SpendAble is the best platform I have ever used to track my money. It helps me track what I spent, what the items I bought look like and keeps my support workers and I accountable for my spending. If you live with a disability, you won't regret giving SpendAble a go”
“My support workers can transact on my behalf without giving out my bank card or cash ever again. My life has completely changed with SpendAble”
“SpendAble means I no longer have to worry about using my own money and waiting for reimbursements, and gives the families I work with more comfort”
“SpendAble has enabled us to distribute funds to our support team for business & client expenses in a way that streamlines our governance and risk policies”
“SpendAble has been a life change for our family, our son and his support team. It has helped our son develop essential and necessary money handling skills, while ensuring an invaluable layer of accountability, responsibility and transparency which protects our son and his dedicated support team”
The SpendAble Money Handling Skill Program consists of:
20 hours of 1:1 skill developmentSupport resources and booklets
5 outcome modules that cover money principles, risk assessments, transacting in the real world, budgeting plans/strategies, and money access
Activities, assessments and strategies for each module, so the participant has practical takeaways to implement in their life.
A years access to SpendAble's financial assistive technology platform and debit card to support the participants financial strategies
+ much more!
This program is for anyone who:
Want to improve their financial literacy
Want to plan with a budget
Want to demonstrate their capacity to trustee's or financial guardians
Want to reduce their risk of financial abuse
Have others handle their money for them
If you only use cash, this program can help you:
Assess where you might be at risk and implement strategies to mitigate this
Equip you with the skills to use a debit card/make digital payments for times where cash isn't accepted
Develop strategies so your support network can best support your circumstances
If your support network (parent, guardian, provider, support worker) do all your spending for you, this program can:
Help identify where you may be at risk, and implement strategies to reduce your risks
Provide greater transparency over how and where your money is used for your peace of mind
Equip you with the information and tools to review spending done on your behalf
Equip you with the skills to make more transactions yourself more independently, if that is a goal of yours
The SpendAble Money Handling Skill Program cost is $2042.60. The most common method of funding this through the NDIS is:
Improved Daily Living: 20 hours Skills Development And Training (09_009_0117_6_3) - $1492.60
Low Cost AT - Support Capacity Building (15_22400911_0124_1_3) - $550
If you're wanting to discuss funding from a different line item, please complete our quote referral form to discuss your options.
Click the button above to secure a free budgeting session that will help identify your clients goals and how this program might be able to help them. You can invite your client along to the session as well!
Click the button above to secure a free budgeting session that will help identify your goals and how this program might be able to help you. You can invite your support coordinator along to this session as well!