Ageing, Disability & Home Care

DIA fact sheet 5 - reporting abuse and neglect Auslan version

In addition to the information contained in the video, the NSW Ombudsman has now published guidelines to assist service providers to understand their obligations under the reporting system. Anyone who wants more information should check the website of the NSW Ombudsman www.ombo.nsw.gov.au, or call the NSW Ombudsman Reportable Incidents Division on (02) 9286 1000. Also, it should be noted that National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) registered providers of supported accommodation and centre-based respite services operating in the Hunter NDIS trial site must also report incidents under the Disability Incident Reporting Scheme.

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