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Developing a National LGBTIQ Disability Strategy

The LGBTI Health Alliance, in partnership with the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA), is conducting a nationwide consultation that will contribute to the development of an LGBTIQ Strategy. This Strategy will guide the work of the NDIA in the coming years and help to ensure that LGBTIQ people and communities can access and benefit from … Continue reading

National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) Costs

The Heads of Agreement between the Commonwealth and the States and Territories (States) on the NDIS stated that the Commission would undertake a review of scheme costs in 2017. This review is intended to inform the final design of the full scheme, prior to its commencement. The study will examine issues including: the sustainability of … Continue reading

Business Services Wage Assessment Tool (BSWAT) Payment Scheme

The Business Services Wage Assessment Tool (BSWAT) Payment Scheme (the scheme) is open for registration and application. The scheme will provide a one-off payment to eligible supported employees of Australian Disability Enterprises (ADEs) who have been paid a pro-rata wage assessed using BSWAT. The scheme is entirely voluntary. Registration for eligible supported employees is open until … Continue reading