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Queensland Government to scrap taxi subsidy for NDIS participants

Tags NDIS Posted 1 year ago by Nicole Pope

The Queensland Government’s decision to scrap the Taxi Subsidy Scheme for National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) pa… Read more

Disability market and workforce strategy re-release "old news"

Tags NDIS Education Employment Posted 2 years ago by Nicole Pope

The Federal Government’s release of a National Workforce Strategy for disability last week is “a rehash of old news”, sa… Read more

New process to give NDIS participants simple and quick access to Assistive Technology

Tags NDIS Posted 2 years ago

Assistive Technology (AT) will be easy to replace under a simpler process set to benefit National Disability Insurance S… Read more

Report reveals “increasingly precarious and frustrated” disability sector

Tags NDIS Posted 2 years ago by Nicole Pope

A report prepared from the National Disability Services’ (NDS) Annual Market Survey on the current state of the disabili… Read more

Information Linkages and Capacity Building grants to boost economic participation

Tags NDIS Posted 2 years ago by Nicole Pope

People with disability will benefit from increased employment support, community engagement, resources and training with… Read more

Nextt stop: improved mental health

Tags NDIS Posted 2 years ago by Nicole Pope

CONSUMER STORY - Fear can be crippling! It can keep you awake at night second guessing every noise you hear and can cert… Read more

National database to ensure safe and quality workers for NDIS participants

Tags NDIS Posted 2 years ago by Nicole Pope

A new screening approach to be introduced this year will ensure safe and quality support for National Disability Insuran… Read more

New reforms to Specialist Disability Accommodation announced

Tags NDIS Finance Accessibility Accommodation Posted 2 years ago by Nicole Pope

The announcement of new reforms to Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) will address the outcomes of a review by th… Read more

NDIA announces first WA ECEI partner

Tags NDIS Posted 2 years ago by Nicole Pope

The first National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) partner delivering Early Childhood Early Intervention (ECEI) servi… Read more

Incidents of sexual assault reported by NDIS participants in NSW and SA

Tags NDIS Posted 2 years ago by Nicole Pope

A number of sexual assault reports have been made by National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) participants in two sta… Read more

NDIS launches test of new and improved website

Tags NDIS Posted 2 years ago by Nicole Pope

The National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) has launched a trial of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) … Read more

NDIS pricing increase to support people with complex needs

Tags NDIS Posted 2 years ago by Nicole Pope

A recent pricing increase under the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) will improve support for people with com… Read more

New pilot will trial health professionals in accessing functional capacity

Tags NDIS Posted 2 years ago by Nicole Pope

The National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) will trial the effectiveness of health professionals in assessing the fu… Read more

New alliance of providers to collaborate over NDIS issues

Tags NDIS Posted 2 years ago by Nicole Pope

Some of Australia’s largest disability service providers have joined forces in creating a new alliance to help improve t… Read more

NDIS ‘error’ outrages autism community

Tags NDIS Autism Posted 2 years ago by Nicole Pope

A ‘mistake’ to the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) eligibility requirements has caused an uproar among the f… Read more