With the Quality and Safety Commission and associated audits rolling out across the country, providers need to get on top of non-compliant service agreements ASAP. To help, Evie has created an essential free resource to help providers work out what they can and cannot say in a service agreement.
The federal budget: boring to read, but very important to the disability sector. Sara summaries what it says about the royal commission, mental health funding, new disability pension reporting requirements and the famous NDIS underspend.
DSS recently announced new funding to assist providers and organisation to grow into the NDIS market. Rob Woolley explores the details.
Which Brad Pitt film has the most relevance to NDIS providers today? Rob gives you the answer, along with some essential tips on how to measure success in the New World.
The Federal Government has morning announced a long awaited increase in the prices for NDIS funded therapy, attendant care and community participation.
Support Coordination is a job that requires heart, soul, sweat and tears (hopefully of joy). That is why we are pleased to celebrate a group of exceptional Support Coordinators through our 2018 DSC Provider Award.
We often hear providers complain about the hefty cost of implementing a new quality and safeguarding system, let alone annual audits! In this article, Jess shares the secret to keeping auditors away for longer.
It recently occurred to our superstar Sally that there are many NDIS warriors out there fighting a battle on two fronts. But what could these seemingly completely different things possible have in common? Turns out, quite a lot.
Late last year, we collect nominations for the 2018 DSC Provider Award for Leadership. We are now pleased to be able to announce the winner...
The first time you go through it, registering or renewing with the Commission can be a bit on the laborious and expensive side. So Ann explores the ins and outs of whether registration is really worth a provider’s while.
The Federal Government has announced applications are open for the first Information, Linkages and Capacity Building grant for economic and community participation. Elizabeth guides you through the nuts and bolts of this opportunity.
In this second article in our series on enhancing organisational revenue and Participant outcomes, Brent Woolgar details the ways so many organisations are being hamstrung by leaving money on the (SIL quoting) table.
Last year, we called out for nominations for the DSC Annual Provider Award for NDIS Transition. We are excited to award it to a provider who tackled the challenges of NDIS transition with creativity and fantastic stakeholder engagement.
What would you do differently if you could start your NDIS journey from the beginning? Two years after his original hit blog, Rob explores what he would change about his transition if he could turn back time… for a second time.
Today, after many years of agitating and advocating we have finally received some VERY good news about SDA. Brent explores the exciting changes announced with the outcomes of SDA Framework Review.
A new NDIS Price Guide is in effect as of 1 February 2019 and the changes that have been made are not exactly what we were expecting…
We all know that Tribunal rulings are important, but they are so bloody looooong. Sara’s tips and tricks are here to help you get through the rulings, without taking years out of your life.
In the first article of this series, Roland & Vanessa explore the 6 opportunities providers are missing to improve Participant outcomes while increasing revenue.
In the midst of all the panic about the new restrictive practices regulations, it is crucial that we don’t loss sight of the human rights imperative that is driving these changes. As Jess explores, this is a unique opportunity that we cannot afford to ignore.
It is no secret that people from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) backgrounds have a tougher time accessing disability supports. That is why this new multilingual resource, developed by Settlement Services International, is well overdue.