NDIS - Supporting people with disability in Australia

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The Federal Government has announced a new national standard for diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder (ASD), improving diagnostic consistency across Australia.

Minister for Families and Social Services, the Hon Paul Fletcher MP, and Minister for Health, the Hon. Greg Hunt MP, today welcomed the release of the national guideline, funded by the National Disability Insurance Agency.

NDIS participant, Martika Lahne is the  talk of the Lismore Country Women's Association (CWA). The 19-year-old  not only won first place for her fruit cake in the renowned North Coast Show,  she also scored second place for the same cake, beating a well-known local  champion who hadn't been defeated in years!

People with severe and persistent mental health issues will have improved access and support in the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), the Federal Government has announced today.