Senator the Hon Linda Reynolds CSC

A Life Changing Life in the Care and Support Sector

Media Release by Senator the Hon Linda Reynolds CSC

Australians looking for a diverse and rewarding job will be encouraged to consider care and support work in a national campaign launching today.  The care…

13 August Disability Reform Ministers’ Meeting

Media Release by Senator the Hon Linda Reynolds CSC

Today I was delighted to host my third Disability Reform Ministers’ Meeting.    My sincerest thanks to my state and territory Ministerial colleagues for their…

Extended crackdown on NDIS fraud

Media Release by Senator the Hon Linda Reynolds CSC

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is extending the NDIS Fraud Taskforce to crack down on dodgy providers and ensure participants get the supports they…

Covid-19 Disaster support payment boosted

Media Release by Senator the Hon Linda Reynolds CSC

Increased financial support for hundreds of thousands of workers in New South Wales will be available from next week as part of the Commonwealth Government’s…

The future of the NDIS

Speech by Senator the Hon Linda Reynolds CSC

Hello. I begin by acknowledging the Whadjuk Nyoongar people, the Traditional Owners of this land here in Perth – from where I am speaking from…

Extra $8.9m for NSW and VIC Emergency and Food Relief

Media Release by Senator the Hon Linda Reynolds CSC

The Morrison Government is providing an additional $8.9 million to Emergency Relief and Food Relief providers across NSW and Victoria. Minister for Government Services Senator…

AM Agenda, Sky News Live

Transcript by Senator the Hon Linda Reynolds CSC

E&OE  LAURA JAYES:           Now, the New South Wales Government has laid out the foundation to lock Sydney down for another four…

Mornings, ABC Radio Perth

Transcript by Senator the Hon Linda Reynolds CSC

E&OE NADIA MITSOPOULOS: Now, late on Friday afternoon, the Minster responsible for the National Disability Insurance Scheme dumped a proposal to introduce independent assessments into…

Disability reform Ministers’ meeting on 9 July

Media Release by Senator the Hon Linda Reynolds CSC

I thank all my state and territory ministerial colleagues for their ongoing engagement and commitment to disability policy reform. I also thank the NDIA and…

Interview on ABC Radio National Breakfast

Transcript by Senator the Hon Linda Reynolds CSC

E&OE… FRAN KELLY: The National Disability Insurance Scheme is facing a major overhaul with its future up for discussion at a meeting of state and…

Recognising the Eight Anniversary of the NDIS

Media Release by Senator the Hon Linda Reynolds CSC

Today marks eight years of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). Today we celebrate all eight years of this world-first insurance Scheme which has changed…

Enhanced support for NDIS participants in New South Wales

Media Release by Senator the Hon Linda Reynolds CSC

The Morrison Government is committed to ensuring the safety of National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) participants during the current COVID-19 outbreak in New South Wales…

NDIS COVID-19 vaccine rollout update

Media Release by Senator the Hon Linda Reynolds CSC

More than 42 per cent of National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) participants in residential settings have now received at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose. Minister…

Launch of the NDIS National Workforce Plan

Media Release by Senator the Hon Linda Reynolds CSC

Minister for the National Disability Insurance Scheme Linda Reynolds today launched a national plan to build a more responsive and capable NDIS workforce. Minister Reynolds…

More vaccination options for people with disability

Media Release by Senator the Hon Linda Reynolds CSC

The Morrison Government is establishing dedicated vaccination hubs in key locations to provide additional safe and accessible locations for National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) participants…

Improving support for NDIS participants at risk of harm

Media Release by Senator the Hon Linda Reynolds CSC

The Morrison Government considers any abuse, neglect or exploitation suffered by any National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) participant to be abhorrent and is committed to…

Enhanced support for Victorians with disability

Media Release by Senator the Hon Linda Reynolds CSC

The Morrison Government is committed to ensuring the safety of National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) participants during the current COVID-19 outbreak in Victoria.  In addition…