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​Following is information that you may find useful on your journey to find the right service for you and your family member.

 

General Disability Sector Information​ ​ ​

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​Description

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United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities 

The Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and its Optional Protocol was adopted on 13 December 2006.

www.un.org​

National Disability Service

NDS - the National Industry Association  for non-government disability services. NDS's purpose is to equip and enable its members to provide quality services and life opportunities for Australians with disability.  This is achieved by influencing governments at all levels and providing members with information and advice, networking opportunities and business support. ​

www.nds.org.au

National Disability Services NSW ​

The NSW Division of the National Industry Association  representing  non-government disability services.

www.nds.org.au/nsw

National Disability Insurance Scheme ​

Every Australian Counts is a people’s campaign sweeping across the country, demanding the introduction of a National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), as recommended by the Productivity Commission.

www.ndis.org.au

National Companion Card ​

The Australian Governments - National Companion Card scheme enables eligible people with disability to participate at venues and activities without incurring the cost of a second ticket for their attendant carer.

www.companioncard.gov.au

 

 

Last Modified: 10/02/2015 11:33 AM