The Coalition Government is calling for submissions on the draft Service Delivery Model for services to support and sustain the work of unpaid carers.
People with disability, employment service providers and employers of people with disability are encouraged to provide feedback on a discussion paper aimed at introducing an improved model of Disability Employment Services (DES) from 2018.
The Hon Jane Prentice MP, Assistant Minister for Social Services and Disability Services and Lucy Wicks MP, Federal Member for Robertson, today launched the Individual Placement and Support Trial (IPS), a new initiative to better support young people with a mental illness to find a job, with headspace in Gosford.
More Queenslanders will soon have access to the life-changing National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) as it rolls out to people in the local government areas of Mackay, Isaac and Whitsunday from tomorrow.
Registration is open for communities, schools, clubs and individuals to host an event to celebrate International Day of People with Disability (IDPwD).
Assistant Minister for Social Services and Disability Services, the Hon Jane Prentice MP, announced the Federal Government is providing a $3 million assistance package to support mental health providers transition to the NDIS.
The Coalition Government has today announced a $5 million fund to identify innovative ways of building and managing the National Disability Insurance Scheme workforce.
Hon Jane Prentice, Assistant Minister for Social Services and Disability Services, was delighted to attend a special event today to mark a major milestone for the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) in the ACT - the 5000th participant to receive their NDIS plan.
The Hon Jane Prentice MP, Assistant Minister for Social Services and Disability Services, today announced the 22 finalists in this year's National Disability Awards.
The ACT economy will be boosted by $160 million a year and 1000 new jobs due to the arrival of the National Disability Insurance Scheme, a new report reveals.