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18/07/2024
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The NDIS Commission seeks feedback on the Workforce Capability Framework

An independent survey from KPMG is open until 24 July to evaluate the effectiveness and use of the framework.
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18/07/2024
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NDS joins calls for accessible housing standards in NSW and WA

State governments’ failure to sign up to basic design standards for new homes discriminates against people with disability.

NSW COVID-19 Update: Day program group activities suspension lifted in non-lockdown areas

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13/08/2021

What you need to know

  • Day program group activities can resume in those parts of NSW that are no longer under stay-at-home orders
  • Day program group activities continue to be suspended in those LGAs under stay-at-home orders
  • Rules for in-home services and disability residential services have also changed in areas no longer under stay-at-home orders

NSW Health has issued advice that day program group activities can resume in areas no longer under stay-at-home orders.

A list of the rules that apply across NSW can be found on the NSW Government website.

Further advice regarding day program group activities in areas that remain under stay-at-home orders will be provided before 1 October 2021.

Advice for disability residential services and in-home support services in areas that are no longer under stay-at-home orders has also been updated.

Providers are reminded to continue to check the NSW Health website regularly as information can change quickly.

New resources

A range of resources from the NDIS Participant Contingent Care Panel made up of Life Without Barriers, Aruma, Achieve, and Northcott is now available on the Life Without Barriers website:

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