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News update
21/09/2017

NDS President awarded prestigious Asia Pacific Autism Award

NDS President, Chair and CEO of the Autism Association of Western Australia, Joan McKenna Kerr, was awarded for her lifetime of service to people with Autism.
News update
21/09/2017

Submit expressions of interest for Supporting Communities Forum

The WA Government is calling for Western Australians with experience leading community services to nominate for membership of a new Supporting Committees Forum.
News update
20/09/2017

Community of Practice highlight: ICT & Systems

The recent ICT & Systems CoP heard a meaningful debate on the benefits and costs of corporate versus ‘bring your own' mobile devices for staff.
Opinion piece
20/09/2017

Free audit of gas and electricity for NDS members

Being a member of NDS has its benefits. From information and policy contribution to events and business support - We also offer great deals for our members.
News update
20/09/2017

Impact of NDIS on transport arrangements

NDS is seeking provider feedback on the impact of NDIS on transport arrangements for people with disability.
News update
20/09/2017

Innovative Workforce Fund supports eight Victorian projects

The Innovative workforce Fund has announced the recipients of its final grant round, bringing to total of Victorian funded projects to eight.
Blog
20/09/2017

Moody's message: Setting the record straight on the quality of non-government disability service provision

In August, The Age published an article which made several claims about the quality of non-government disability service providers. Here is our response.
News update
20/09/2017

NDIS Helpdesk Top 5 - September 2017

The Helpdesk continues to receive many curly questions regarding operating in the NDIS environment. Learn which concerns are keep providers curious this month.
News update
20/09/2017

NDIS Update - September 2017

Over the last month there have been a number of NDIS updates and document releases. We encourage providers to explore these developments.

Media releases

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.”
Media release
26/05/2017

Speed must not compromise quality of NDIS in Queensland

NDS welcomes a decision from the Commonwealth and Queensland governments that sees hundreds of Queenslanders with disability gain early access to the NDIS.
Media release
25/05/2017

Collaborative new approach for Autism launched by government

Assistant Minister for Social Services and Disability Services Jane Prentice has announced a collaborative approach to better support people with Autism.