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Payment and Funding Options

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Payment and funding options for children

How to access CPL's services for children.

You don’t need government funding to access our children’s services! Here’s a step-by-step guide to our payment and funding options that you may be eligible for: 

Check out more info about our payment and funding options below or free call us on 1800 275 753!

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Direct Payment 

You pay for CPL’s services directly with cash, debit or credit card: 
  • Contact CPL to book an appointment. Call 1800 275 753 today!
  • Credit card and Eftpos facilities are available.

Your Life Your Choice 

The Queensland Government’s Your Life Your Choice initiative provides the framework for how self-directed support operates in Queensland. Self-directed support is a funding approach that enables people with a disability and their families to have greater choice and control over the disability services they receive. 


Private Health Care Funds 

You can use your Private Health Insurance to pay for CPL’s services:
  • Contact CPL to book an appointment. Call 1800 275 753 today!
  • HICAPS machines are available for immediate rebates from some healthcare providers.

Queensland Government Funding

Dept of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services:
Disability Services provide funding for various individual funding packages for people with a disability and they fund some CPL programs and services directly.
  • Register and confirm your eligibility with Disability Services by calling 13 QGOV (13 7468). 
  • Contact CPL to check if CPL’s funded services meet your need and if there are vacancies currently available. Call 1800 275 753 today!

Better Start Federal Government Funding (children aged 0-6)

The Federal Government’s Better Start for Children with Disability initiative offers children therapy services to help them reach their potential. Your child must be under 6 and have an eligible diagnosis to access this funding.

  • Register and confirm your eligibility with Carers Queensland by calling 1800 242 636
  • Contact CPL to book an appointment. Call 1800 275 753 today!

Medicare Better Start (children aged 7-13)

The Better Start for Children with Disability initiative offers children with an eligible diagnosis access to Medicare items at any time up to the age of 15, provided the new treatment and management plan is in place before the child turns 13. 

  • Speak to your GP about referring you to CPL. 
  • Contact CPL to book an appointment. Call 1800 275 753 today!

CDMP (Chronic Disease Management Plan)

The Chronic Disease Management Plan offers people with a chronic medical condition access to Medicare benefits to cover allied health services, which help manage their condition.
 
  • Speak to your GP about referring you to CPL. 
  • Contact CPL to book an appointment. Call 1800 275 753 today!

Department of Human Services 

The Department of Human Services delivers payments and services to help people who have an illness, injury or a disability. There is also support to assist their families or carers.

The Department of Human Services website also allows users to register for online services to access:
  • Centrelink Online Services
  • Child Support Online Services
  • Medicare Online Services

NDIS (National Disability Insurance Scheme)

The National Disability Insurance Scheme is a national scheme designed to help improve disability services and provide greater control and decision making to people with disabilities in Australia. The NDIS supports people with a permanent and significant disability that affects their ability to take part in everyday activities. Find out when the NDIS is coming to your area.


Are you worried about managing your child’s funding?

Our My Life Consultancy team is here to help you get the most out of your child’s funding package and  to help prepare you for purchasing services under the NDIS.

We’ll work with you and your child to set their goals, create a personalised support plan and we can even organise your support services for you. It’s up to you how much support you want from us.

Find out more today! Simply call 1800 275 753 or fill in the form below

One of our friendly CPL staff will be in touch by the next working day. We look forward to hearing from you!


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