Children with developmental delay and disability across New South Wales (NSW) will have access to Early Childhood Early Intervention (ECEI) services.
Queenslanders with disability will benefit from improved access to support and services announced today.
New figures released today, show that more than one quarter of the 160,000 Australians now benefiting from the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) are receiving support for the first time.
The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is a complex and highly valued national reform.The scale, pace and nature of the changes it is driving are unprecedented in Australia.
On Friday 25 May, Prime Minister, The Hon Malcom Turnbull MP, announced a landmark agreement between the Commonwealth and New South Wales Governments. The arrangement ensures the full rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) in NSW - the first state to officially sign up to the full scheme.
The NDIA has been progressing work on the recommendations of the Productivity Commission's Review of NDIS Costs. Among those recommendations, the Productivity Commission identified that the NDIA Lists used to assess eligibility for entry to the Scheme should be monitored to ensure they are working as intended.