Legislative Assembly Inquiry into the implementation, performance and governance of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the ACT

The Standing Committee on Health, Ageing and Community Services is currently inquiring into the implementation, performance and governance of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) in the ACT.  Submissions to this inquiry are due 30 March 2018. 

People With Disabilities ACT (PWD ACT) are making a submission to this inquiry. PWD ACT need to hear from you about the good, the bad and the frustrating of how the NDIS is operating in Canberra. Please answer some or all of the following questions to assist us:

Do you get information about the NDIS that is helpful, timely and correct?

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* 1. Legislative Assembly Inquiry into the implementation, performance and governance of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in the ACT

The Standing Committee on Health, Ageing and Community Services is currently inquiring into the implementation, performance and governance of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) in the ACT.  Submissions to this inquiry are due 30 March 2018. 

People With Disabilities ACT (PWD ACT) are making a submission to this inquiry. PWD ACT need to hear from you about the good, the bad and the frustrating of how the NDIS is operating in Canberra. Please answer some or all of the following questions to assist us:

Do you get information about the NDIS that is helpful, timely and correct?

How easy is it for you to get the information you need?

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* 2. How easy is it for you to get the information you need?

Did you get the help you needed during the access request and planning process?

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* 3. Did you get the help you needed during the access request and planning process?

Once you had your NDIS Plan, were you able to find the services and supports you needed?

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* 4. Once you had your NDIS Plan, were you able to find the services and supports you needed?

How easy or difficult is it for you to find the services you need?

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* 5. How easy or difficult is it for you to find the services you need?

Has the NDIS made it easier or harder for you to get the services you need?

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* 6. Has the NDIS made it easier or harder for you to get the services you need?

Has the NDIS provided services that you previously could not find?

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* 7. Has the NDIS provided services that you previously could not find?

Are there services you used to receive that are no longer there for you?

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* 8. Are there services you used to receive that are no longer there for you?

When things go wrong, can you get them put right?

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* 9. When things go wrong, can you get them put right?

For more information on the inquiry and how to make your own submission, visit:   https://www.parliament.act.gov.au/in-committees/standing-committees-current-assembly/standing-committee-on-health,-ageing-and-community-services/inquiry-into-the-employment-of-people-with-disabilities2

Submissions can be sent to <LACommitteeHACS@parliament.act.gov.au>. For further information about the inquiry please contact the Committee Secretary, Kate Harkins on (02) 6207 0524 or at <kate.harkins@parliament.act.gov.au>.

For further information about the PWD ACT Submission, or if there are any other matters that you would like to mention or stories you would like to tell, you can email Robert Altamore at <admin@pwdact.org.au> or  include them in the comment box below:

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* 10. For more information on the inquiry and how to make your own submission, visit:   https://www.parliament.act.gov.au/in-committees/standing-committees-current-assembly/standing-committee-on-health,-ageing-and-community-services/inquiry-into-the-employment-of-people-with-disabilities2

Submissions can be sent to <LACommitteeHACS@parliament.act.gov.au>. For further information about the inquiry please contact the Committee Secretary, Kate Harkins on (02) 6207 0524 or at <kate.harkins@parliament.act.gov.au>.

For further information about the PWD ACT Submission, or if there are any other matters that you would like to mention or stories you would like to tell, you can email Robert Altamore at <admin@pwdact.org.au> or  include them in the comment box below:

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