DisabilityCare Launches in Newcastle

DisabiltyCare launches today in four sites around the country. Each site will operate slightly differently as the Federal Government tests the model ahead of a national rollout.

There’s a lot of support for the disabilty insurance scheme in the Hunter but in recent weeks, there’s also been a fair bit of anxiety.

In Newcastle, a community group has been set up to help people navigate the new system.

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Topics:
National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)

Author:
ReporterMadeleine Genner

Source:
ABC Radio National Breakfast

Date published:
Mon 1st Jul, 2013