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News update
18/07/2018

Could you use a shared labour pool? Have your say with carecareers

NDS’s job site carecareers has been exploring the concept of a shared labour pool in recent months. We would love your input!
News update
17/07/2018

Advocates and unions question Fair Work Commission decision

Advocates and unions involved with the review of the SES Award have expressed unhappiness with the FWC’s decision on developing a new wage assessment method.
News update
17/07/2018

Dignity of risk, duty of care: The Frankston Community of Practice

The recent Frankston CoP forum explored dignity of risk and duty of care. The energy in the room was palpable as attendees explored real life examples.
News update
17/07/2018

Report calls for improved collaboration on quality and safeguarding

A new report from the AHRC calls for increased collaboration between government agencies involved in providing quality and safeguarding oversight.
News update
16/07/2018

NAIDOC Week: ‘Because of Her, We Can’, with NPY Women’s Council

NDS spoke to NPY Women’s Council about their work in disability services and the invaluable contributions of Aboriginal women in the community.
News update
15/07/2018

Dignity of risk and duty of care: Frankston CoP

The recent Frankston CoP forum explored dignity of risk and duty of care. The energy in the room was palpable as attendees explored real life examples.
News update
15/07/2018

A fresh perspective on the disability sector at Western Vic careers expo

This year, the Careers in Disability stand at the Western Victorian Careers Expo engaged an estimated 1,000 jobseekers.
Blog
15/07/2018

Acknowledging the NDIS's fifth birthday: The baby that needs to grow up

Celebrating five years of the NDIS in Victoria recently, I thought I'd to share with you my take on the NDIS, where it has come from and where it needs to go.

Media releases

Media release
12/06/2018

Comment invited on NDIS Quality and Safeguards guidance

Draft versions of guidance around the NDIS Quality and Safeguarding Framework have been released for comment.
Media release
26/04/2018

Government must confirm how they will pay for the NDIS

News overnight confirms the Federal Government’s intention to scrap the additional 0.5% increase in the Medicare levy to fully fund the NDIS.
Media release
12/12/2017

NDIS arrangements confirmed for WA – Focus must be on smooth transition and building workforce

Today’s announcement that WA will adopt a Commonwealth-administered NDIS under a new Bilateral Agreement ends months of uncertainty for the disability sector.