Federal Minister for Families and Social Services, the Hon Paul Fletcher MP, and South Australia Minister for Human Services, Michelle Lensink, today announced South Australia Government’s Child and Youth Services (CYS) has become the first public sector staff in Australia to form their own employee-led mutual to deliver NDIS for ECEI services throughout the state.
As the transition to the NDIS in South Australia nears completion, the NDIA would like to provide an update on the progress for transition of State and Commonwealth disability clients to the NDIS.
Providers in NSW and SA need to be aware of changes to registration processes under the new NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission (NDIS Commission) from 1 July 2018.
South Australians aged 18 to 64 years living in the Adelaide Hills, Western Adelaide and Eastern Adelaide regions and Victorians living in the Bayside Peninsula joined more than 140,000 Australians already participating in the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) on 1 April 2018.
Children in South Australia will benefit from early intervention to address developmental delay or disability.
South Australians with disability will benefit from an investment of more than $72 million to deliver front line services under the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).