How funding works
There are a number of types of funding available.
For people aged under 65. The National Disability Insurance Scheme lets you choose the support and services you want to live the life you choose.Read more about NDIS
My Aged Care
For people aged over 65. My Aged Care is the gateway to access support and services so you can continue to live independently in your home.Read more about My Aged Care
Department of Veterans' Affairs
Vision Australia is a Department of Veterans’ Affairs (DVA) provider for people with vision loss who require low vision optometry services, allied health services, aids and equipment.Read more about Department of Veterans' Affairs
Other funding options
Other benefits, assistive technology grants and state specific government funding you may be eligible for. Find out what you can access.Read more about Other funding options
Private funding options
If you are not eligible for a government-funded package, you can book services directly through Vision Australia.Read more about Private funding options
Frequently asked questions
There are a number of ways to fund your services and supports. Each funding type has different criteria to determine if you are eligible. To discuss your funding options, please speak with us on 1300 84 74 66.
Vision Australia can support you with your funding application. Please contact us on 1300 84 74 66 for further information.
Yes, services provided by Vision Australia incur a cost. There are several ways you can fund the support, services and products you need including NDIS, My Aged Care and Home Care Packages. In some circumstances, a service will require a minimal client contribution.