Disability & Aged

 

 

Aged Resources

End of Life Directions for Aged Care (ELDAC)

 

Information for Aged Care Providers

Residential Care:

Home Care:

 

Factsheet The NDIS for people aged 65 and over

This information is available in other languages.

This information is available in Easy English.

 

 

View or download the fact sheet Supporting Client Discussions.

A range of other support materials for consumers and providers about the changes are available on the department’s website.

 

Disability Resources

 

Factsheet for NDIS Registered Providers in NSW

 

Accessing the NDIS in NSW

Accessing the NDIS for new participants

Eligibility requirements for the NDIS

How and when will I access the NDIS in NSW?

How will I access the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)?

What you need to know about the National Disability Insurance Scheme rollout in NSW

 

Community Inclusion Initiative Factsheets

NDS established the Community Inclusion Initiative to help inform community participation support under the NDIS. These factsheets are designed as conversation starters with frontline workers and managers and can also be used with people with disability who are accessing services.
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Fact-sheet: Economic Benefits of the NDIS

NDS has released a report depicting and explaining the potential scale of the economic benefits of the NDIS for Australia based on data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS).
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Factsheet: Financial Sustainability of Disability Services

NDS's Centre for Applied Disability Research (CADR) and Curtin University's Not-for-profit Initiative teamed up to research the financial sustainability of the non-government disability sector.
Read more

 

 

The Australian Human Rights Commission's (AHRC) "Willing to Work: National Inquiry into Employment Discrimination Against Older Australians and Australians with Disability" has released two Issues Papers. They are now available to download via the AHRC website.

 

 

WOMEN WITH DISABILITIES: FACT SHEETS

 

 

Information, Linkages and Capacity Building

 

My first plan fact sheet

 

Protecting people under the NDIS

 

Providing quality and safe supports for NDIS participants in NSW

 

The NDIS for people aged 65 and over

 

What is the bilateral agreement?