Our Services

Richmond Futures is a registered NDIS Provider.

Richmond Futures services are charged in accordance with the NDIS Price Guide and TTP pricing is applied in accordance with these guidelines. More information is available on the NDIS website:  Price Guides and Pricing | Understanding the Price Guide

Supported Independent Living

Richmond Futures’ Supported Independent Living (SIL) creates a home environment where people with NDIS plans are supported to maintain their wellbeing, achieve their personal goals, build their capacity and be as independent as possible.

We work with you to identify the supports and services you require as part of the SIL package.

We have a variety of SIL properties across the state including share homes and individual units, each with their own unique features designed to meet a wide variety of needs.

We want to provide you with the best possible experience and meet your needs and expectations.

You can view our current SIL here:

To express your interest in Richmond Futures’ SIL program, fill out our short online form: Click Here

For more information, contact us.

Individual Living Options

Richmond Futures will work with NDIS participants, their families and loved ones to provide the support to live as independently as possible. This might include living alone, sharing with others or living in a host family arrangement. We are focused on working with you to implement your flexible package of ILO supports. Find out more form the NDIS website –  or contact us.

To express your interest in Richmond Futures’ SIL program, fill out our short online form: Click Here
For more information, contact us.

Richmond Short Stays (Short and Medium Term Accommodation)

Richmond Futures offers a short stay accommodation in the Hobart area that is welcoming, comfortable, and designed to give you a relaxing break. You can stay for one night to two weeks or talk with us about longer stays to meet your needs.

Check the calendar available here: Short / Medium Term Accommodation Calendar to see if your preferred dates are available, or talk with us to schedule your break away from home.

We may also be able to meet emergency needs or provide a crisis response. For more information, give us a call on (03) 6169 1188 or 0457 002 407

Fill out our online expression of interest form here: Expression of Interest – Short Term Accommodation (STA) / Medium Term Accommodation (MTA)

For more information, contact us.

Support Coordination

Coordination of Supports

We can help you to understand and use your NDIS plan. This includes accessing and choosing service providers (and supports), linking with mainstream or community services, and building your capacity to manage your plan. Our professional and experienced Support Coordinators can help you to navigate the support service system.

Specialist Support Coordination

Our qualified practitioners can also provide a highly specialised approach tailored to your individual needs. This includes additional support for complexities or barriers in building your capacity and support in implementing plans.

Recovery and wellbeing

Recovery Coaches have expertise in psychosocial disability with a lived or learned experience. From July 2020 psychosocial recovery coaches can be funded by NDIS to help participants better manage the complex challenges of day to day living.

Our recovery coaches will work with you to design, plan and put in action a recovery plan, maintain strong and respectful relationships and work with a broad system of specialist and mainstream supports.

Being Part of Your Community

Participation in Community and Social Activities

Richmond Futures can support you to develop your ability to participate in community and social activities.

Development of Life Skills

Richmond Futures can work with you to identify and build the skills you need to increase your ability to live independently.

Daily Personal Activities

Richmond Futures can assist with and/or supervise personal tasks of daily life to enable you to live as independently as possible, including high intensity daily personal activities where an additionally qualified and experienced worker can provide support for complex needs.

Travel and Transport

Richmond Futures can work with you to enhance your ability to travel and use public transport independently.

TasRec

TasRec provides links to community-based recreational and social activities, events, and opportunities.

Let us help build your creative skills, provide connections in the community, increase your confidence and have fun!

We develop a monthly calendar of events in each region of Tasmania including:

  • Group outings
  • Life skills sessions
  • Cooking & food education sessions
  • Art groups
  • Bushwalking
  • Fishing
  • Exercise & relaxation sessions
  • Equine therapy

And if these programs aren’t what you are looking for we’d be glad to hear from you and work with you to develop a group program.

To express your interest, download a copy of the TasRec referral pack: TasRec Referral Pack 2.0

View the current TasRec calendar of events for your region here: North | North West | South

For more information contact Nicholas Iceton, Recreation Team Leader on 0438 430 165 or (03) 6169 1188.

Exceptionally Complex Support Needs (ECSN)

What is the Exceptionally Complex Support Needs program?

The Exceptionally Complex Support Needs (ECSN) program is a national initiative. It is aimed at strengthening coordinated responses for National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) participants (aged 18 years and over) with complex needs.

Richmond Futures is the ECSN program provider for Tasmania.

Service providers including support coordinators; mainstream and community services; participants and their families can get involved with the ECSN program by:

  • Participating in activities to enable the sharing and development of practice knowledge
  • Assisting in meeting the crisis response
  • Assisting with identifying sector gaps and support needs for individuals living with exceptionally complex circumstances
  • Participating in Richmond Futures led community and sector activities including knowledge exchange opportunities.

Secondary consultation 

After Hours crisis response 

Go here for more information 

You can get in touch with us to find out more by phoning (03) 6169 1188 or contact us