NDIS

My top five tips for working with the NDIS (National Disability Insurance Scheme)

By |2018-03-08T09:52:28+00:00March 8th, 2018|Categories: Disability|Tags: , |

With the National Disability Insurance Scheme now in full-swing down in the Illawarra, I’m taking a moment to stop and ask myself, “how are we going as NDIS Providers”? I’ve pulled together my top 5 tips for working with the NDIS, which help me to provide quality Disability services My Top Five for working with [...]

It’s here! Celebrating the NDIS Illawarra

By |2017-09-28T12:55:01+00:00September 28th, 2017|Categories: Disability|Tags: , , |

About the NDIS Illawarra Family Fun Day On Saturday 26th August I was out at Kembla Grange Raceway, welcoming the NDIS to the Illawarra. This was the official "launch party" for the NDIS in the Illawarra and the turnout was impressive. I really enjoyed seeing the positive interactions between participants, their families, and service providers. [...]

Student placements in Disability

By |2017-09-27T11:20:41+00:00October 11th, 2016|Categories: Disability|Tags: , , |

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is changing the face of Disability services in Australia. There is a lot of interest, discussion and media attention on what it means for clients (which is obviously good). But there is not as much discussion about the workers providing the support services. Forecasters tell us that demand for speech pathologists [...]