The Australian Government is offering grants of up to $10,000 to assist people with disability to participate in nationally-focused, disability-related conferences held in Australia.
Families of young children with disability can continue accessing support and advice through the Australian Government’s early intervention programs until the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) reaches full scheme in 2019-20.
The Australian Government is providing more than $6 million dollars through the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) Sector Development Fund for capacity building projects to be managed by the Northern Territory Government.
The Hon Jane Prentice, Assistant Minister for Social Services and Disability Services, today announced more than $5.8 million in funding to the Queensland Department of Communities (QDoC) to assist Queensland’s disability sector transition to the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).
The Australian Government is providing a package of more than $15.3 million to help people prepare for the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), through the NDIS Sector Development Fund.
The Hon Jane Prentice, Assistant Minister for Social Services and Disability Services, said a decision by the Federal Court today is good news for eligible supported employees.
Members of the National Disability and Carers Advisory Council (NDCAC) met for their inaugural meeting in Canberra today.
There is still time to have your say on the future of Disability Employment Services (DES), by providing a submission on the discussion paper, New Disability Employment Services from 2018.
The Australian Government will provide $24.26 million for advocacy services to support people with disability receiving Commonwealth Government Services and accessing the NDIS.
The Hon Jane Prentice MP, Assistant Minister for Social Services and Disability Services, is reminding carers, peak bodies and service providers to have their say on future services to support and sustain the work of unpaid carers, by providing feedback on the draft Service Delivery Model.