Ten more institutions join National Redress Scheme

Media Release by The Hon Paul Fletcher MP

Ten more institutions, including six Anglican institutions, have officially joined the National Redress Scheme. Federal Minister for Families and Social Services, Paul Fletcher, welcomed the…

Enhanced NDIS website launched

Media Release by The Hon Sarah Henderson MP

Today, the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) has officially launched a new National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) website to improve users’ experience online. Minister for…

A quarter of a million Australians now benefitting from NDIS

Media Release by The Hon Sarah Henderson MP

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) has reached a major milestone with more than 250,000 Australians now receiving support under the world-leading Scheme. This includes…

Improving engagement between fathers and their children

Media Release by The Hon Paul Fletcher MP

The Liberal-National Government is investing $5.4 million in a program to improve engagement between fathers and their children. The Fathering Project was founded in Western…

Channel 7 Sunrise

Transcript by The Hon Paul Fletcher MP

E&OE   EDWINA BARTHOLOMEW:   Well, we all know dads have a big impact on the way kids grow up but as life gets busier…

Grants now open to make conferences more accessible

Media Release by The Hon Sarah Henderson MP

The Liberal-National Government has announced the opening of the National Disability Conference Initiative grants, with organisations set to share in $315,000 of funding. The grants…

Western Australia commences in National Redress Scheme

Media Release by The Hon Paul Fletcher MP

The Western Australia government has entered the National Redress Scheme. Federal Minister for Families and Social Services, Paul Fletcher, said this was a significant milestone…

Nine more institutions join National Redress Scheme

Media Release by The Hon Paul Fletcher MP

Federal Minister for Families and Social Services, Paul Fletcher has welcomed the news that another group of Catholic institutions has completed the steps to participate…

Changes to welfare measures for the New Year

Media Release by The Hon Paul Fletcher MP

A number of changes introduced by the Liberal-National Government taking effect from tomorrow will make the welfare system more effective, sustainable and stronger. Minister for…

NDIS now available across all of Tasmania

Media Release by The Hon Sarah Henderson MP

All eligible Tasmanians now have access to the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) with the Scheme becoming available on 1 January 2019 to the last…

NDIS now available across all of Victoria

Media Release by The Hon Sarah Henderson MP

All eligible Victorians now have access to the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) with the Scheme rolling out on 1 January 2019 in the last…

NDIS now available across all of Queensland

Media Release by The Hon Sarah Henderson MP

All eligible Queenslanders now have access to the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) with the Scheme rolling out in the last remaining regions in Queensland;…

NDIS receives $398m to build a more inclusive Australia

Media Release by The Hon Sarah Henderson MP

Australians with disability are set to benefit from a new approach to the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) Information, Linkages and Capacity (ILC) Building program.…