Potential changes for home & living and supported decision making

On 21 June 2021, the NDIA released two new discussion papers on Home and Living and Supported Decision Making. That sound you are hearing right now is an audible groan coming from Australia’s entire disability community.

However, these two papers come as a quite pleasant, if not downright shocking, surprise. They appear to be trying to address problems participants face rather than just trying to cut costs. But the most unanticipated development of all is that the NDIA might have finally learned to communicate with people who don’t read NDIS jargon for a living. I know – I’m surprised too!

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Topics:
National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)

Author:
Sara Gingold

Source:
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Date published:
Tue 6th Jul, 2021