Susanne Nelson and Associates

Department of Social Services (DSS)

Helping Children with Autism Package – Early Intervention Package (ASD)

SNAA is eligible for membership of the Early Intervention Service Provider Panel under the Helping Children with Autism (HCWA) package.

The eligibility criteria for children to access the Early Intervention funding is:

  • Eligible children are those aged zero to six years who have been diagnosed in Australia with an ASD
  • A child must have been seen by an Autism Advisor and deemed eligible to access the service before their sixth birthday and
  • Funding of up to $12,000 (maximum of $6,000 per financial year) can be accessed until the child’s seventh birthday.

For additional information, please contact:

Helping Children with Autism
Helpdesk: 1800 778 581
Website: Department of Social Services – Helping Children with Autism page

or visit the Autism Victoria Website:

Please contact Sarah at or Susanne on 0421 014 166 or to discuss this package in more detail.

SNAA Schedule of Services and Fees

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