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27/11/2020

Child protection system not fit for First Nations families

Themes included gaps between legislation and practice, the impact of parental assessments, and First Nations decision-making.
News update
27/11/2020

Vale John Morkham

NDS was saddened to learn of the recent passing of friend and colleague, John Morkham. John was a leading contributor to the campaign to create a nationally-focused peak body.
News update
27/11/2020

Victorian COVID-19 updates

COVID-19 updates for Victorian service providers include relaxation of PPE, last step roadmap and an EOI for face-to-face DHHS infection prevention and control training this December.
News update
26/11/2020

WA Disability Sector COVID-19 Preparedness Guide

A COVID-19 Preparedness Guide has been developed and released by the WA COVID-19 Disability Taskforce to ensure a proactive response by the WA disability sector if there is a surge of COVID-19 cases.
News update
25/11/2020

Historical mistreatment and distrust undermines engagement with government support

Themes included intergenerational disadvantage, fear, and early intervention.
News update
25/11/2020

Consultation on new Worker Screening Regulations in Victoria

NDS is seeking feedback from members on the proposed Victorian NDIS Worker Screening Check regulation.
News update
25/11/2020

NDIS consultations released - member input sought

As the NDIS reached full implementation, the NDIA turned its attention to reviewing and refining how it is operating, releasing three consultations today.
News update
25/11/2020

Input sought - National Disability Strategy and NDIS Outcomes Frameworks

Your input is sought to inform NDS's submission to DSS on the National Disability Strategy and NDIS Outcomes Frameworks.
News update
24/11/2020

RC hearing considers First Nations child removal and intervention

Themes included intergenerational disadvantage and need for cultural competency.
News update
24/11/2020

Vic’s big spending budget includes some disability specific initiatives

The Victorian Government's 2020-21 budget focuses on jobs and includes several disability initiatives, as well as a number of broader initiatives of relevance.
News update
20/11/2020

Local Jobs Plan - Recovery Fund Opportunity

Submissions are open until 30 November for funding through the Local Jobs Program to help boost employment and economic recovery in 25 regional areas nationally.
News update
20/11/2020

Exercise allowed immediately and SA COVID lockdown likely to be lifted midnight Saturday

South Australians are allowed to return to exercise immediately in family groups and the Stay at Home Direction is expected to be lifted from 11:59 pm, Saturday 21 November 2020.
News update
20/11/2020

Celebrating International Day of People with Disability in WA

It's just under two weeks until International Day of People with Disability (IDPwD). This year, to mark IDPwD, NDS, supported by the Department of Communities is excited to share the stories of five...
News update
19/11/2020

Commonwealth opens grant round for Disability Employment Continuity of Support Clients

Grant submissions are invited from organisations funded under the Disability Employment Assistance Program to support clients ineligible for the NDIS to participate in and retain employment.

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