Tagged: NDIS

In The Media 19 September 2017
Year 12 students consider sector with 70,000 jobs

Grace Vegesana is planning to study law at university once she graduates, but says her perspective on the popular subject has completely changed since she learnt more about the disability and care sector.

Research and Reports 6 September 2017
New Report: NDIS pricing is affecting quality

Reasonable, necessary and valued: Pricing disability services for quality support and decent jobs was prepared by a research team led by UNSW for the Health Services Union, Australian

In The Media 6 September 2017
NDIS respite care concerns the canary in the coal mine

While there is much to commend about the $22 billion National Disability Insurance Scheme the reality is its roll-out has not been as successful as many would have hoped.

In The Media 29 August 2017
Our Say: Everyone should pay their share for NDIS

The National Disability Insurance Scheme, or NDIS, has itself been labouring under something of a disability of its own: lack of money.

News 28 August 2017
NDIS marks 100K

The government has announced that 100,000 Australians with disability are now in the NDIS.

In The Media 26 August 2017
NDIS complaints soar 700pc as disability organisations criticise planning processes

Complaints about the National Disability Insurance Scheme have soared by about 700 per cent in the past year.

In The Media 24 August 2017
Moriac man Liam McGarrigle battles NDIA in test case over taxi funding

An intellectually disabled and autistic Moriac man has won the next step in his battle for the NDIS to cover his work transport costs.

In The Media 21 August 2017
NDIS Achieves ‘Major Milestone’

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is celebrating a “major milestone” after being delivered to 100,000 participants.

In The Media 18 August 2017
Everyone should pay their share for the NDIS

The National Disability Insurance Scheme, or NDIS, has itself been labouring under something of a disability of its own: lack of money.

In The Media 15 August 2017
Clarity needed on NDIS mental health care

The federal government is being urged to clarify when people with a mental illness can access support under the national disability insurance scheme.