The NSW Government has announced the next stage of the disability services transfer, with an Expression of Interest (EOI) opening mid-May 201628 Apr 2016
To support the transition to the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), the NSW Government is transferring all of its specialist disability services to the non-government sector by July 2018.
Helping people with decision making17 Feb 2016
Learn more about Supported Decision Making (SDM), a process of assisting a person with disability to make their own decisions. Find resources that will help you apply SDM.
New Resource Kit available for planners working with people who have complex needs12 Feb 2016This Planning Resource Kit is intended to strengthen existing good practice and to provide guidance for engaging a person with complex support needs in planning.
Setting standards and building sector capacity for NDIS5 Feb 2016
Free practitioner core standard workshops will be held at 20 key regional and metro centres across NSW from 03 February to 27 April 2016. The workshops have been designed for practitioners, nurses and administrators working to support people with disability
Professional frameworks for supporting people with intellectual disability5 Jan 2016
Two useful resources are now available to help ADHC and non-government practitioners support people with intellectual disability.
2015 Simply the Best Customer Service Awards finalists20 Nov 2015
After receiving over 600 nominations for the Simply the Best Customer Service Awards, we are excited to announce the 2015 Awards finalists.
Active Support = Happy Life13 Nov 2015
Active Support assists people with disability to make their own decisions and promotes participation in everyday activities.
Who Cares? for young carers2 Oct 2015
A new mobile app has been developed for young carers. It is now available to download for free from the App store or Google Play.
NDIS rollout in NSW announced16 Sep 2015
A historic agreement signed by Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and NSW Premier Mike Baird has delivered certainty for how and when the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) will roll out across NSW.
Delivering the NDIS to more than half of eligible Australians16 Sep 2015
The Commonwealth, New South Wales and Victorian governments today signed the first agreements for the full roll out of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).