Daily Archives: April 29, 2019

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The Benefits Of The National Disability Insurance Scheme (Ndis)

The NDIS officially passed Federal Parliament in early 2013. More than six years on, the program, while still in its early development, has been gradually reaching more and more Australians afflicted with disabilities. Disability care reform has changed significantly throughout Australian history. In the 1970s, care for the disabled was largely institutionalised, promoting stigma and inequality. Thankfully, things have changed, and the nature of care provided has shifted from institutions to more community-based, in the form of community services and