Increased NDIS Funding For Clients With Complex Needs

Increased NDIS Funding Proposed For Those With More Complex Needs It was announced on Tuesday, 11th December that what was previously a two tiered pricing system for self-care, social and recreational support would be expanded to three tiers.  This newly introduced...

Pre-Work Screening Test for NDIS Workers

Queensland Government Joins National Pre-Work Screening System Published: 21st September 2018 The Queensland government announced earlier this month that they have joined a national pre-work screening system ahead of the state’s transition to the NDIS Scheme.  These...

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...

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...

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...

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...