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Cross Border Politics

Learning Specialist School restricted access due to location of Family The Canberra Times this week has reported on a child (aged 12) who is not able to access the school services she needs because her family is in the wrong location. Molly’s parents plans have...

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The NDIS: 12 Months On in Dubbo

12 Months into the Scheme, and Dubbo is reaping the rewards The National Disability Insurance Scheme was introduced in Dubbo twelve months ago and the region is feeling positive and optimistic about the benefits the community has received “The NSW economy...

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The Cost of Mission

NDIS Funding & The Affordability of Disability Services An article recently posted  ‘The Cost Of Mission’ discusses the issue of affordability of providing services against the funding that is on offer from the National Disability Insurance Agency...

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Restrictive Practices under NDIS

Quality and Safeguarding under NDIS Providers are obligated to take all reasonable steps to facilitate the development of a Behaviour Support Plan when it becomes apparent that a participant they are working with has complex behaviour support needs or that a...

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The NDIS: Will it Stack Up?

The NDIS and What Will It Mean? The disability sector used to be described as underfunded, unfair, fragmented and inefficient. As the NDIS now rolls out across Australia, why are we still hearing the same phrases? Any system that supports people in my opinion will...

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Frustrated Providers are De-Registering

NDIA Providers De-Registration Frustrated Providers are considering de-registration amid continuing issues Hours of un-billable times are being spent by small businesses to get answers from the NDIA, often each service getting different answers, with the added...

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NDIA Accomodation

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...

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