The Speech Lady is a private clinic and fees are applicable for all assessments and treatments.
Information on funding sources can be found below.
National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)
The Speech Lady is a registered provider of National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) services.
Medicare fund: Helping Children with Autism Program
What is it?
The Helping Children with Autism Program is a program for the early diagnosis and treatment of children with autism or any other pervasive developmental disorder (PDD).
Under the Helping Children with Autism program, a child can be referred by a consultant paediatrician or psychiatrist for the following allied health services:
For a child under the age of 13, up to four diagnostic / assessment services
For a child under the age of 15, providing a treatment and management plan is in place before their 13th birthday, up to twenty treatment services
Once a diagnosis has been confirmed, the paediatrician or psychiatrist will need to provide paperwork to us to enable treatment.
For further details, contact us directly.
Private Health Funds
Your private health insurance may have a speech pathology item in the extras provision, which can be claimed.