Your Life Your Choice Host Providers - Disability Services, Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services (Queensland Government)

Your Life Your Choice Host Providers

Parent to Parent

Available to

All regions in Queensland

Target group

All people with a disability aged 0 – 65 years and their families who do not require assistance with recruitment or management of workers.

Organisational Information

Parent to Parent provides peer support, information referral and Person Centred Planning to people with a disability and their families across Queensland. The head office is on the Sunshine Coast and there are Regional Centres in Toowoomba, Gladstone, Gold Coast, Brisbane, Gympie and Hervey Bay from which outreaching to rural and remote areas occurs.

Host Provider Model

Parent to Parent offers 2 models of self directed funding for people with a disability and their families. Both models relate directly to the priorities identified in the Funding Plan:

1st Option: Parent to Parent receives the funds from Disability Services and transfers them quarterly, less 3% administration fee, into the person/families nominated separate bank account. The person/family pays for all disability related expenses from this account, and provides Parent to Parent with evidence of expenditure by the end of each calendar month. The person/family manages their own staffing and coordination of support, and services.

2nd Option: Parent to Parent receives the quarter’s funds from Disability Services and pays all expenses less 5% administration fee. The person/family provides Parent to Parent with all disability related invoices and claims for expenses by the end of each calendar month. The person/family manages their own staffing and coordination of support, and services.

Parent to Parent is responsible for all of the Departments requirements including financial and statistical acquittal. It does not, however, participate in nor have any responsibility for recruitment, employment, training or supervision of staff.

The Person/family will be required to arrange and pay for all necessary insurances and adhere to all of the conditions outlined in the Award when paying staff.

Fee Structure

1st Option - 3% administration fee

2nd Option – 5% administration fee

There is also a $200 establishment fee.

Parent to Parent reserve the right to negotiate any increase in administration fees should the need arise.

Website

http://www.p2pqld.org.au

ABN

91281161364

Contacts

Contact name:
Kiki Fong Lim
Contact position:
Plan Manager North
Contact phone:
1800 777 723
Contact mobile:
0459 554 324
Contact email:
pmnorth@p2pqld.org.au
Secondary contact name:
Julianne Loch
Secondary contact position:
Plan Manager South
Secondary contact phone:
1800 777 723
Secondary contact mobile:
0459 570 274
Secondary contact email:
pmsouth@p2pqld.org.au

Fee calculator

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