How to use this guide

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The NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission (NDIS Commission) wrote this guide.

When you see the word ‘we’, it means the NDIS Commission.

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We use pictures to explain some ideas.

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We explain what these words mean.

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This is Easy Read guide is a summary of another guide. This means it only includes the most important ideas.

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A friend, family member or support person may be able to help you.