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18/01/2018

National Code of Conduct for NT healthcare workers: Give feedback

The NT Government seeks feedback from providers on a public consultation regarding implementation of the National Code of Conduct for healthcare workers.
News update
18/01/2018

NDS SA State Committee appoints new members

The NDS South Australia State Committee appointed three new members to the divisional State Committee to fill casual vacancies.
News update
17/01/2018

Enter your workforce data in Workforce Wizard now

The Workforce Wizard quarterly data entry period is now open and closes on 26 January 2018. Enter your workforce data, then download your full benchmark report.
News update
16/01/2018

NSW Government begins consultation on rights of people in group accommodation

The NSW Government has commenced a public consultation on protecting the rights of people with disability in supported group accommodation.
News update
16/01/2018

Reportable Conduct Scheme now applies to providers supporting children

The Victorian Government has introduced a reportable conduct scheme for organisations that have a high level of responsibility for children, as of 1 January.
News update
16/01/2018

‘Responding to allegations of abuse’ guidelines now available

Guidelines developed by DHHS and Victoria Police for responding to allegations of abuse involving people with disabilities are now available.
News update
15/01/2018

ACT NDIS Implementation Review submission deadline extended

The period for public submissions to the ACT NDIS Implementation Review has been extended until 30 March 2018.
News update
15/01/2018

Contribute to a survey on the role of volunteer supported services

With an uncertain future of volunteer supported services in NDIS, it is crucial to gather evidence on the impact of volunteers. Have your say today.
News update
15/01/2018

CoP in the Spotlight: A sneak peek of 2018 meetings

Read more about the important issues the communities of practice tackled in 2017 and see the calendar for upcoming 2018 meeting dates.

Media releases

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.
Media release
19/10/2017

Productivity Commission delivers recommendations for a better NDIS

The Productivity Commission has echoed many of the calls of the disability sector in its final report into the Review of NDIS Costs released this morning.
Media release
18/10/2017

Disability service providers welcome improvements to NDIS experience

Disability service providers and the people they support will be relieved to hear that action is being taken to improve the experience of the NDIS.
Media release
12/06/2017

NDIS prices continue to fall short

Dr Ken Baker: “This is a disappointing result – at a time when the supply of disability supports must expand to meet demand without compromising quality.”