140,000 Australians now benefiting from the NDIS: latest data released

More than 140,000 Australians are now benefitting from the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) as the life changing reform continues to roll out across the country.

The latest NDIS Quarterly Report for the period 1 October to 31 December, shows that the Scheme continues to grow, with 142,266 people with disability now receiving supports under the NDIS.

Of this number 132,743 people had an approved NDIS plan and 9,523 children had been referred through the Early Childhood Early Intervention (ECEI) approach.

Read the full report.