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Building the readiness of the non-government sector for the NDIS – NSW Audit Office report released

On 23 February 2017 the NSW Audit Office report- ‘Building the readiness of the non-government sector for the NDIS’ was tabled in Parliament.

Disability Service

Expression of Interest for the transfer of NSW disability services to the non-government sector have now closed

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 30 June 2018.

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New e-learning module for NSW Disability Service Standards

The module assists ADHC staff and funded service providers in understanding ADHC’s quality requirements.

A short-haired lady in a blue v-neck top, wearing a black wristwatch, holds a white landline phone to her ear. Behind her, there are children's drawings stuck to the wall. A semi-transparent white text box to the right of her head contains blue-green text reading, "Helping people with decision making."

Helping people with decision making

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.

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Free Research to Practice seminar - Act with urgency: responding to neglect

Registrations are now open for this seminar to be held on 9 May in Sydney. It will present the latest research and practice approaches to help practitioners work with skill, empathy and urgency to improve the lives of children experiencing neglect.

Three more providers announced for supported accommodation and respite services

The providers announced include consortia that were formed by organisations coming together to deliver the NDIS.

NSW Therapeutic Care Framework launched

The NSW Therapeutic Care Framework (TCF) will support children and young people in statutory out of home care (OOHC) to receive the Therapeutic Care they need to achieve the best possible outcomes.

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