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The Guardian: 'Hit and miss': fewer than one in five Australian's in disability care vaccinated

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The Guardian reports that just 5,000 Australians in disability care have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 more than four months into the rollout. They spoke to NDS about the impacts of the delay.

Speaking on behalf of members, NDS said some members had “reverted to arranging vaccinations for their participants with local clinics instead of waiting for the commonwealth in-service”. And feedback from members had painted a “mixed picture of the vaccine rollout across the disability sector over the past few weeks”.

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