NDIS myplace portal explained
On the same day the NDIS began full transition a new payment portal, myplace was released. It’s been getting some pretty bad press since then, here’s why.
Australia’s first disability research hub
A new research hub is breaking new ground in providing up to date research for both people with disability, their families and carers and service providers.
Counting down to the Paralympics
With only 15 days to go we are counting down to cheer on Australia’s Paralympic athletes in Rio.
The NDIS is a saviour – Jacinta’s story
Yes it was a big leap of faith, but over the past two years the NDIS has been nothing short of life changing for 19-year old Jacinta and her family. We spoke to Jacinta’s mum Kylie.
Calling all NDIS Champions
People with disability aren’t asked often enough to provide information about the NDIS. That’s why AFDO is looking for 30 people with disabilities to become NDIS Champions.
Difference not a disability: Paul Pritchard’s story
Paul Pritchard is a world famous free climber and an award-winning writer, inspiring adventurers worldwide. But in 1998 his fate took a turn.
Helping people achieve and winning big along the way
Helping People Achieve is a Darwin based non-government disability service provider. They have been breaking barriers since 1963, and have just become the first charity to win the Telstra Northern Territory Business of the Year Award.
Preparing for the NDIS
Planning for the NDIS can be daunting. It’s not easy to sit down and think about what you want out of life. Here’s a handy tool that may help.
We are one, but we are many
It’s been a week since Australia celebrated the roll out of the NDIS beyond the trial sites. The day was celebrated right across the country, in many different ways.