Customised Training

Our team of experts can customise training to align with the needs of your organisation and the unique requirements of your team.

Our training and consulting has a focus on supporting people with complex needs to live well in the community with a best practice approach. Our areas of expertise that you could benefit from include:

Best practice principles and outcomes within complex systems
Assisting young people living in aged care to maximise supports in the community 
Supporting Participants to design and implement individualised living arrangements
NDIS SDA eligibility, legislation and evidence required 
Supporting NDIS Participants and their supporters to achieve appropriate home and living supports 
Working across the NDIS and other service systems including Health, Housing and Justice
Collaborative approaches across and within mainstream interfaces for appropriate outcomes  
NDIS legislation, Human Rights laws and operational guidelines 

Crisis prevention, actions and recovery
Mainstream and non-NDIS funded housing
Supported decision making and dignity of risk
Navigating NDIS as a Professional 
Tailored Content
We listen to your learning needs and then curate the training to meet your needs. 
Flexible Delivery
We deliver online and in-person. Workshop recordings are available. 
Happy to Chat
Contact us for an obligation-free chat about whether we might be the right fit for your team. 

Contact the Housing Hub Training now to discuss your Customised Training Options.

Phone: 1300 319 014


Meet your training team

Laura Schutz

Training Consultant
Laura has been living and breathing all things NDIS from the moment the Scheme was launched. She has 10 years' experience navigating the NDIS through various service delivery roles including Support Coordination, industry coaching and consulting. She is passionate about building capacity and is also a Housing Hub Home and Living Specialist.

Vivien Williams

Training consultant
Vivien has a background in community aged care, but now her speciality is housing and SDA. She is determined to provide professionals working in the NDIS space with all the resources they need to ensure people with complex support needs are supported to live well in the community.

Whitney Lipman

Whitney has worked in the public health setting for over 10 years as a Senior Occupational Therapist working to facilitate effective discharges. Whitney has also worked as an NDIS Project Officer for Monash Health. She has a Masters in Clinical Rehabilitation.

Chloe Simpson

Training Consultant
Chloe has a background as a Social Worker in the disability sector, supporting stroke survivors and their families. Chloe has been supporting housing providers and people with disability for several years now, assisting people to turn their home and living goals into reality. 

Megan Miles

Training consultant
Megan has a background as an Occupational Therapist in community settings. She has worked in the disability sector for over 14 years, including working as a Support Worker and a Program Manager of a large community access program for children and adults. She is passionate about supporting people with disability to achieve their housing goals. 

Natalie Koufos

Event Coordinator
Natalie is our amazing Event Coordinator helping to bring all of our training to life through her great planning skills and organisational prowess. Natalie is always happy to help any of our trainees out with questions, booking enquiries, date swaps and troubleshooting.

Melody Carbarns

Capacity development manager
Melody has been with the Housing Hub since 2017 when she worked with the team to build up the Tenancy Matching Service. Since then, Melody has worked across the Housing Hub developing services including Home and Living and Provider Services and Consulting Services. Melody worked in the disability and aged care sectors in a variety of service based roles for 20+ years. Melody holds a Bachelor of Business and is based in Melbourne. 

Joanna Stewart

Training and development lead
Jo has a background in hospital-based social work. Since joining Summer Foundation and Housing Hub, she has been working on building the capacity of health and aged care services and is now focussed on the development of education, training and resources for people with a disability and their (formal and informal) supporters.