NDIS failed in remote areas, inquiry told

The market-based model relies on funding for disabled people’s care driving the growth of service provision, Northern Territory Public Guardian Beth Walker told the disability inquiry on Tuesday.

“The market has not responded and so people’s needs are not being fully met because of the lack of availability of services,” she said at the hearing in Alice Springs on Tuesday.

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Topics:
Disability Royal Commission

Author:
Aaron Bunch

Source:
AAP

Date published:
Tue 12th Jul, 2022