FaHCSIA Autism Initiative

Bendigo Speech Works is a registered provider
under the Helping Children with Autism package.

Those children eligible are able to receive assessment and intervention in the clinic, home and community settings. Resources to help your child achieve their therapeutic goals can also be suggested and ordered by your therapist.

For our fee schedule please visit:
Helping Children with Autism – Bendigo Speech Works fee schedule

FaHCSIA Better Start

Bendigo Speech Works is a registered provider
under the Better Start Initiative.

Those children eligible are able to receive assessment and intervention in the clinic, home and community settings. Resources to help your child achieve their therapeutic goals can also be suggested and ordered by your therapist.

For our fee schedule please visit:
Better Start Initiative – Bendigo Speech Works fee schedule

Medicare Chronic Disease Management Plan

All speech pathologists at Bendigo Speech Works
are registered with Medicare.

We can provide services for children and adults who are referred under the Medicare Chronic Disease Management Plan. Your GP will be able to develop a management plan, which enables you to access allied health services. A rebate is available however you will still incur an out of pocket expense, amount dependent on your service length.

For more information on this plan, visit:
Department of Human Services – Chronic medical condition assistance

Private Health Cover

Bendigo Speech Works are registered with Medicare
and have private health cover recognition.

If you have private health insurance with speech pathology extras, you may be eligible to receive a rebate on all or part of the cost of therapy. You are encouraged to talk to your private health agency to determine your level of funding.

Contact our Speech Pathologists.
No referral needed.