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NDIA National Provider Forums

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National Disability Employment Strategy Consultation Paper released

DSS has released a consultation paper on the Federal Government's National Disability Employment Strategy which will complement the new National Disability Strategy.

COVID-19 vaccination: Disability service provider toolkit

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9/03/2021

The Australian Government Department of Health (DOH) has created a toolkit for disability service providers.

Resources include:

  • Factsheet on clinical governance for disability residential accommodation
  • Disability residential accommodation checklist
  • Consent guidelines for all providers
  • Site checklist for all providers
  • Guidelines on monitoring and reporting side effects
  • Excess dose policy
  • What to expect on vaccination day guidelines

In addition, the DOH vaccine website hosts other helpful resources, such as COVID-19 vaccination common questions - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples, and the COVID-19 vaccination consent form.

Further information

The Australian Government Department of Home Affairs has created a Misinformation and truths about Coronavirus webpage to provide facts and assist anyone who has concerns about the vaccine.

NDS will continue to update our COVID-19 vaccine webpage with the latest resources and information.

Contact information

For any enquiries, please contact David Moody, Chief Executive Officer, 03 8341 4343,