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NDIS Price Guide 2019-20 – effective 1 October 2019

The NDIA is releasing an updated NDIS Price Guide and Support Catalogue 2019–20, effective 1 October 2019, to include more than 90 disability-related health supports that will now be funded under the NDIS. https://www.ndis.gov.au/providers/price-guides-and-information?utm_source=Provider+Master+List+updated+September+2019&utm_campaign=b6fa2554e2-&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_9ca134f0b3-b6fa2554e2-50828573#ndis-price-guide-2019-20-effective-1-october-2019

South Australia is the only state or territory that still uses spit hoods in youth detention centres.

South Australia is the only state or territory that still uses spit hoods in youth detention centres. The investigation has also found the use of spit hoods in youth detention settings was unreasonable and unjust. It’s spurred the SA Government into action, who say they will outlaw the practice next year. But advocacy groups and …

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Aboriginal People Experience Disability at a Greater Rate than Non-Indigenous Australians.

Census data shows that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people have higher rates of disability than non-Indigenous people across all age groups. Our kids under the age of 14 are more than twice as likely to have a disability, and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people aged 35–54 are 2.7 times as likely to have …

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WHAT ROLES CAN A SUPPORT COORDINATOR FULFIL?

The most recent version of the NDIS Price Guide includes a pretty good definition of the Support Coordinator’s roles: Connection: assist the Participant to develop knowledge, experience and connections with the community and broader systems of support. Support Design: works together with participant to understand Plan funding and its purpose. Support Coordinator will understand the …

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