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Applications soon open for TAC Small Grants for disability projects

Applications for grants for projects that improve the lives of TAC clients and people with disability open on 16 October.
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A message from NDS CEO, Laurie Leigh: Challenging Times

NDS is committed to ensuring people with disability get the high quality and safe services they deserve, and to supporting providers to achieve best practice.

Royal Commission publishes over 1,500 narratives of people with disability

Royal Commission Update


The Royal Commission has released 1,586 narratives, based on experiences provided in private sessions and submissions to the Royal Commission between 2019 and 2022.

The narratives are deidentified experiences of people with disability, their families, and supporters.

These experiences assisted the Royal Commission understand the type and scope of violence, abuse, neglect, and exploitation.

Content warning: These stories may include references to suicide or self-harming behaviours. They are about violence, abuse, neglect, and exploitation. They could be disturbing and include vivid details and harsh language. Some stories could be about deceased First Nations people.

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