Legally blind Wodonga mum Erica Bartlett left without NDIS funds for 7 weeks and counting

“When I ran out of funds I was ringing the NDIA nearly every day and getting the same answer, ‘It’s in progress, we’ll be in touch’. “I was going around and around in circles, so on July 2 I made a formal complaint. “I said, ‘I got approval on the 29th of April and I have not heard from you – I am legally blind, I have run out of funds, and I have no support – what else can I do?

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Topics:
National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)

Author:
Ellen Ebsary

Source:
The Advocate

Date published:
Tue 6th Aug, 2019