Earlier this year the Minister for the NDIS, Stuart Robert, announced several short term measures to resolve some delays for children under seven years of age in accessing Early Childhood Early Intervention (ECEI) supports.
The Australian Government has announced $100 million in funding for programs aimed at empowering people with disability across Australia to be independent and engage fully in social, economic and community life.
The latest Quarterly Report for the NDIS released today shows the world-leading NDIS had benefitted more Australians and from increasingly diverse backgrounds than ever before.
The Australian Government is making it easier for eligible NDIS participants to access high quality housing following a range of reforms to build confidence in the Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) market.
David Tune AO PSM has been appointed to conduct a review of NDIS legislation and rules, which in turn will inform the development of the Morrison Government’s promised NDIS Participant Service Guarantee. Minister for the National Disability Insurance Scheme, Stuart Robert, said the review of the National Disability Insurance Scheme Act 2013 will focus on streamlining NDIS processes.
Participants, their families and carers may be contacted to participate in a survey during August and September 2019 to help identify the types of supports that lead to good outcomes for participants, and to improve the NDIS.