What does it cost to join and use WayHome?
It is FREE - no one is charged for joining and meeting on the platform.
What am I paid as a supporter? – hosts and co-residents
Due to the different types of arrangements and related NDIS funding, an estimate of the payment is communicated to all parties after the WayHome Phone Introduction.
Before agreements are signed, WayHome provides full clarity on payments and rates for all supporters per arrangement.
How does WayHome get paid?
Supporters and Housemates
WayHome is only paid if an eventual agreement is entered between NDIS Participant and the supporter and then only those fees and charges allowed under the NDIS price guide rates and NDIS rules. These are paid from the NDIS plan.
For clients and supporters matching via the WayHome platform and making use of NDIA Individual Living Options (ILO) funded supports – WayHome is the registered NDIS provider of the arrangement (Host, Co-residents and Housemate arrangements).
For clients and supporters matching via the WayHome platform and making use of NDIA Supported Independent Living (SIL) funded supports - WayHome can be the registered NDIS provider of the arrangement depending upon client and group home owner wishes (Shared and group living arrangements).
For clients and supporters matching via the WayHome platform and making use of NDIA Specialised Disability Accommodation (SDA) funded supports - WayHome is not a registered SDA or housing provider, but simply facilitates connections between clients and housing providers for a brokers fee.