Better Start is closing – Next steps
Better Start for Children with Disability has closed for new registrations. It will be closed for existing participants on 31 March 2020. Children registered for Better Start should transition to the NDIS or may be eligible for continuity of Support.
Can I get Better Start?
To be eligible for Better Start your child must be diagnosed with one of the disabilities under the Better Start initiative. Some disabilities are subject to eligibility thresholds. Read more...
Make an appointment for an assessment of your child's eligibility for Better Start by contacting the Better Start Registration and Information Service. Read more...
Steps to Better Start
Contact Better Start and make an appointment for your child’s assessment
Your child's eligibility will be assessed and confirmed
You will be given information about accessing services Read more...