What to expect at your Initial Appointment Who will be there? You are welcome to invite anybody you wish to your appointment to support you. This might include someone who knows you well like a family member, support worker or support coordinator. How long will it take? Initial appointments are all about getting to know you and take approximately one hour.You are more than welcome to take a break as required. What do I need to bring? This checklist will help you get ready: - Your NDIS Goals. - Any relevant reports you may think will help.