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Important information for WA service providers from the Department of Communities

The Department of Communities has released important information for disability service providers in WA.
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NDIS Commission - guidance on behaviour support and restrictive practices due to Covid-19

The NDIS Commission has released a new fact sheet explaining behaviour support and restrictive practices due to COVID-19.

Royal Commission News | Edition 14

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During the two-week hearing on health for people with cognitive disability, a wide range of witnesses gave evidence, covering many topics. Some common themes included:

A number of witnesses suggested mandatory training in disability for health professionals, including the need to address deficiencies in knowledge, attitude and culture.Another common suggestion was modifying appointments to allow more time for patients with cognitive disability.The next hearing will focus on Education in Brisbane from 24 to 27 March. Following that, issues regarding Accommodation will be heard in Tasmania from 10 to 12 June.

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