News & Updates
Autism Advocacy Groups Concerns for NDIA Funding Community Concerns that NDIA is shrinking the eligibility into the scheme The eligibility requirements are being tightened after a blowout in the amount of families seeking support for clients with Autism...read more
NDIA and Accomodation Choices Community Concerns that NDIA may force people into shared accommodation Disability Groups have let it be known that they have concerns that people who receive funding under the National Disability Insurance Scheme will be forced to live...read more
The National Disability Awards are held each year as part of the International Day of People with Disability celebrations. They aim to honour and recognise individuals, businesses and organisations at a local, regional, state or national level that are enabling...read more
To promote the Fresh Futures Market that connects people with disabilities to a range of services, information, resources, providers and local businesses, we are giving away the opportunity to win a Bunnings voucher up to the value of $250 by helping us promote this awesome event with a ‘Selfie’!read more
Real Community Services is thrilled at the Queensland State Government announcement, that they have committed $1.9m to assess the NDIS roll out process with 600 people in rural and regional Queensland. Although the exact location/s are yet to be announced, it is...read more
The majority of Australian Not for Profit Board Directors do not have the financial literacy skills to meet the changing challenges of the future according to the findings of the Grant Thornton Financial Literacy Survey. The Financial Literacy Survey in collaboration...read more
The 2015 Access Arts Achievement Award provides an opportunity for Queensland artists, artsworkers and producers with disability working in any art form to create, develop, present, produce, exhibit and/or tour their work. Marking the second year this Award has been...read more
RCS is proud to be an active contributor in the organisation of this years Fresh Futures Markets connecting people with local resources and support for their future!
The market connects attendees with Disability Employment Services, Community Support Services, Volunteering Providers, Post School Options (Education and Training), local businesses and much more. It offers fresh and innovative ideas to assist people planning their futures.
The next phase of quality standards and system for assessing and promoting improvement in the quality of human services is being implemented into the Qld child safety support and community services from 1st July 2015. The Human Services Quality Framework is a...read more
Real Community Services is pleased to announce that on 19 May, the Citizens’ Jury released their report at the National Office in Geelong. The event was organised by People With Disability Australia (PWDA), who delivered the report and the new Democracy...read more
Upcoming events to assist parents, carers and individuals prepare for NDISread more
Exciting News! Queenslanders with a disability getting a voice and service options – as planning for Queensland’s NDIS transition ramps UP!read more