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A step in the right direction for support of people with disability

Today’s Federal Government announcement to increase pricing for people with disability and complex needs is welcomed by the National Disability Services (NDS).
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NDIS workforce plan tops list of priorities for WA disability sector

NDS has called on the WA Government to ensure a smooth and successful transition to the NDIS by developing a strong overarching vision in Western Australia.
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NDIS Updates: Complexity and the NDIS

The Office of the Public Advocate has released a report detailing the difficulties people with complex needs have had obtaining support under the NDIS.
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Helpdesk Top 5: September 2018

In the month since the launch of the new Helpdesk, 1,461 users visited and asked 139 questions. Read on to find out answers to pertinent NDIS questions.
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NDS's BuyAbility partners with BGIS

BGIS, a leading real estate and facilities management service provider, has signed an agreement with NDS to implement the BuyAbility service in Australia.
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Aboriginal owned and controlled organisations to receive a timely boost in ILC Remote Grant Round

Funding of nearly $9.4M has been allocated to 13 projects to run for one or two years from July 2018 to support people with disability in remote communities.
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Comment invited on NDIS Quality and Safeguards guidance

Draft versions of guidance around the NDIS Quality and Safeguarding Framework have been released for comment.
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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.
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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.