Jan 22
Thank you.

Thank you for supporting our CareNavigator community over these last 5 years. As we…

Aug 13
NDIS Commission Bans Ann Marie Smith’s Care Provider, Police Charge Care Worker

South Australian woman, Ann Marie Smith died earlier this year in what has been…

Jun 16
NDIS COVID-19 Update – 10% loading to end, over half a billion dollars in advanced payments made.

Here is what we know so far about the changes to NDIS following the COVID-19 pandemic.

Jan 13
How bush fires are affecting people with disability, senior Australians, carers and care professionals

Australians are no strangers to bush fires, but this year we have seen high…

Dec 20
NDIS news round up – system failures, near $400m NDIS fraud and more

An alleged fraud of nearly $400m is amongst the latest NDIS news.

Oct 17
NDIS gets new CEO

The Agency responsible for the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) has managed…

Oct 01
All the Healthcare the NDIS Will Now Fund From Today

As of today, the National Disability Insurance Scheme will now fund healthcare…

Sep 26
Is this accessible interim accommodation better than some permanent housing?

Summer Foundation has unveiled a prototype for accessible interim accommodation in…

Sep 02
Sex, technology and disability – it’s complicated

Phillippa Carnemolla, University of Technology Sydney People living with disability…

Aug 14
Finally, the NDIS will fund sex therapy. But it should cover sex workers too

Matthew Yau, James Cook University The Administrative Appeals Tribunal recently…

Aug 01
Government gives out $19.5m to help people with disability find work – Here’s who got the money

The Federal Government has given out $19.5m in grants to 64 organisations. The purpose…

Jul 04
How to improve the NDIS for people who have an intellectual disability as well as a mental illness

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) began a full national rollout in July,…

Jul 01
NDIS bows to pressure, funds health services

Since before the National Disability Insurance Scheme had even come into existence,…

Jun 21
Children with autism may use memory differently. Understanding this could help us teach them

This article is by John Munro, Australian Catholic University Around one in every 70…

Jun 14
Here’s what needs to happen to get the NDIS back on track

More than 277,000 people have already benefited from the NDIS, but there’s room to…

Jun 05
Why Aboriginal voices need to be front and centre in the disability Royal Commission

Australia sees higher rates of disability in the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander…

Jun 04
Some diseases, like mine, deteriorate rapidly – disability services need to keep up

The NDIS is failing to cater for the changing symptoms and short life expectancy of…

Apr 24
Why you should never assume anything about people with autism by Luke Beardon

Daryl Hannah has been open about her autism. World Travel and Tourism, CC BY Luke…

Apr 23
Expecting autistic people to ‘fit in’ is cruel and unproductive; value us for our strengths by Peter Sun San Wong

It takes all sorts: workplaces can harness as strengths the differences that usually…

Feb 20
Announcement: Care Provider of the Year Awards Winners

Your Care Providers of the Year are here! The reviews are in, the votes have been…