Fees and Funding Options

Fees

Please contact Telespeech Australia on 0427 465 820 or via the website to enquire about fees.

 

Funding Options

HEALTH FUNDS

Telespeech Australia is registered with many private health insurers. Check with your health fund to see if you are eligible for benefits for ancillary services.

 

HELPING CHILDREN WITH AUTISM and BETTER START

Children under the age of 7 years with a diagnosis of Autism or a range of disabilities including Down syndrome, Fragile X syndrome, hearing or vision impairment and cerebral palsy may be eligible for the Helping Children with Autism or Better Start for Children with Disability programs. Up to $12000 of funding can be accessed to pay for early intervention services such as Speech Pathology and up to 35% of the funds can be used to purchase resources recommended by your child’s Early Intervention service provider.

 

NATIONAL DISABILITY INSURANCE SCHEME

People living in the Barwon area with significant and permanent disability may be eligible for speech pathology services funded by the National Disability Insurance Scheme.

 

CHRONIC DISEASE MANAGEMENT PLAN

People with a chronic disease or terminal illness and complex care needs may be eligible for Medicare rebates for 5 speech pathology services each year. You can discuss your eligibility for a Chronic Disease Management plan with your GP.