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Thousands worse off in NDIS

May 1, 2018 0

The $22 billion NDIS is failing the nation’s most vulnerable people, leaving as many as one in five, many with intellectual and mental disabilities, reporting that the ­flagship scheme has left them worse off. Flinders […]

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Housing the Other 94% of NDIS Recipients

April 23, 2018 0

The community housing sector has the opportunity to provide greater housing support for the 94 per cent of National Disability Insurance Scheme recipients not eligible for Specialist Disability Accommodation, a housing conference has heard. The […]

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Absolutely everyone: State disability plan 2017-2020

February 23, 2018 0

Absolutely everyone is the state disability plan 2017–2020 for the whole of the Victorian Government. We are committing to a range of action for achieving greater inclusion, in partnership with the community. Our plan tackles the […]

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Specialist disability housing

February 5, 2018 0

Bridge Housing will provide Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA), including tenancy management and property management services, for 28 group homes across north west Sydney. We have been working with our transfer partner, Achieve Australia, to achieve a seamless transition […]

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WA Adopts NDIA Model For NDIS

December 12, 2017 0

Western Australia has abandoned plans for a state run NDIS ending months of speculation about the operation of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the West. The state and Commonwealth governments have signed a new […]

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Funding cuts put Beryl Women’s Shelter at risk of closing

December 4, 2017 0

A victim of domestic violence was nearly deported because an understaffed Canberra women’s shelter almost missed the Immigration department’s reporting deadlines. Beryl Women’s Shelter staff say there is a “significant risk” it may be forced to shut […]

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Disability housing portfolio extends

November 29, 2017 0

Unity has been housing and supporting people living with disability for more than 20 years. We have developed a high level of organisational capacity and experience in the provision of disability housing and we have […]