Four Corners investigation sparks disability advocates’ calls for better NDIS regulation

Disability advocates say tighter regulation of NDIS service providers is needed after an ABC investigation uncovered “sickening” practices being used against children with disabilities.

The ABC’s Four Corners revealed children with autism and intellectual disabilities were unlawfully pinned to the ground facedown by up to six workers as part of a controversial therapy funded by the NDIS.

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Topics:
violence, Abuse and Neglect

Author:
Sian Johnson, Tim Callanan and staff

Source:
ABC News

Date published:
Thu 28th Sep, 2023