More pressure required to meet NDIS needs

THE latest National Disability Insurance Scheme quarterly report figures show the State Government need to exert more pressure on the Federal Government and relevant ministers to meet the needs of South Australians with disability, as thousands continue to be approved...

More pressure required to meet NDIS needs

THE latest National Disability Insurance Scheme quarterly report figures show the State Government need to exert more pressure on the Federal Government and relevant ministers to meet the needs of South Australians with disability, as thousands continue to be approved...

Prioritise disability issues

Kelly Vincent MLC Dignity Party | Weekender Herald Sunday December 3 was International Day of People with Disability, and the community support and engagement at our third annual disability pride parade was outstanding. So its about time that policy makers...

Problems regional areas face with the rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme

ABC RADIO NORTH & WEST A shortage of qualified professionals is just one of the problems regional areas face with the rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme. Dignity Party MLC Kelly Vincent says the scheme will have many benefits...

More Australians Accessing NDIS But Concerns Remain

By Luke Michael, Pro Bono Australia Almost 120,000 Australians now have access to the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) according to the latest quarterly report, but disability advocates warn that South Australia is falling behind in the roll-out and “getting...

National Disability Insurance Scheme leaves clients in slow lane

The full rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme has suffered another setback, with delays in South Australia leaving almost 800 people in limbo and 4000 frustrated by bureaucratic complications. South Australian Disabilities Minister Katrine Hildyard yesterday said she had...

Disability scheme leaves clients in slow lane

The full rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme has suffered another setback, with delays in South Australia leaving almost 800 people in limbo and 4000 frustrated by bureaucratic complications. South Australian Disabilities Minister Katrine Hildyard yesterday said she had...

NDIS Expos in the regions

ABC North and West Dean Williams: The NDIS is being rolled out, it seems to be a bit of a slow process but over the last months there’s been a number of NDIS expos. Yesterday in Port Lincoln there was...

Latest Disability Scheme figures: State Government must use COAG to get better outcomes for SA

Dignity Party Leader, MLC Kelly Vincent says the latest National Disability Insurance Scheme quarterly report figures show the State Government need to exert more pressure on the Federal Government and relevant Ministers to meet the needs of South Australians with disability, as thousands...

Supporting Government’s bank tax in exchange for $41.5 million package for mental health and disability support services

5AA |Andrew Reimer Andrew Reimer: Kelly Vincent, you’ve had a bit of an interesting day up to $41.5m for mental health and disability services has been negotiated from the South Australian Government in return for the Dignity Party’s support for...