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Box Hill Workshops for people with disability and families (August 21, 22, 23)

1 Aug 2017

A monitor with a person presenting information about the NDIS to a group.Registrations are now open for our August NDIS Understandings workshops in Box Hill in Victoria. There are 6 half-day workshops run over three days - August 21-23. They are free for people with disability and families.

 

What do you need? Tell us in our new survey

3 Jul 2017

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We have designed a survey that will help us understand what people with disability need - whether it comes from an NDIS plan, or somewhere else.

Your answers will help us to make sure we're giving you the best and most helpful information possible.

 

The NDIS is making some changes

7 Jun 2017

A monitor with a letter, and a conversation with N D I S in it.

The CEO of the NDIA sent a letter to all NDIS Participants on Tuesday. It was sent to Participants through the online portal, and it was also put up on the NDIS website. 

The letter was very long, and used a lot of terms that might be hard for people to understand. We've summarised what we think it means. 

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Janet's NDIS story

Janet has motor neuron disease. She is the first NDIS participant in Australia to receive the NeuroSwitch to help her communicate. “I am free, I can communicate with everybody.”

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What is the NDIS Information Loop?

Catherine McAlpine and Leah van Poppel from AFDO introduce the NDIS Information Loop Project at the 2015 Able Australia Deafblind camp.

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