More First Nations Australians Receiving NDIS support

The latest NDIS Quarterly Report shows that of the 23,137 new participants to enter the Scheme in the quarter, 9.4 per cent (2,169) identified as First Nations peoples.

As of 30 September 2022, the NDIS was providing disability support to 40,842 First Nations participants, up from 34,378 at the same time last year – an increase of more than 18 per cent.

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Topics:
National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)

Author:
Mirage News

Date published:
Sat 19th Nov, 2022