HomeNewsFact sheets

Factsheets

NDIS Checklist - Getting Ready For Your Planning Conversation

23 May 2019

Examples of questions asked in a first NDIS planning conversation and next steps, including plan approval and starting to use the funding

NDIS Factsheet - Developing Your First Plan

23 May 2019

Planning on entering the NDIS? Here are some useful tips on getting started

NDIS Factsheet - Accessing the NDIS

01 May 2019

Information you need to know to access the NDIS

DSS Disability Advocacy factsheet

01 May 2019

The Department of Social Services and the National Disability Insurance Agency have developed a Disability Advocacy factsheet that outlines what disability advocacy is, why it is important and why independence matters.

2019-20 federal budget what it might mean for you

01 April 2019

Wondering what the government might have in store for us over the next few years? Here's a snapshot of some of the 2019/20 federal budget proposals that could affect your money, including your super.

Using carecareers to advance your career

01 April 2019

carecareers is NDP's partner program - a not-for-profit workforce initiative aimed at encouraging potential employees to join the disability, community and aged care sector, and supporting them in their career developments.

Australian Government FactSheet - Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability

01 April 2019

On 05 April 2019, the Prime Minister, the Hon Scott Morrison MP, and Minister for Families and Social Services, the Hon Paul Fletcher MP, announced the establishment of the Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability.

Sustained High Performance - Managing mindset for better mental health

17 October 2018

To avoid mental strain and ensure a better mindset for not only performance but mental health, try implementing these tools in your day-to-day activities and notice the way you feel and the results you achieve as they become habit.

Plain English: Checklist for Documents and Forms

24 August 2018

This checklist offers a quick way to review a letter, leaflet, booklet, short report or form to see if it uses clear language and is easy to follow.

Plain English: Words and phrases to use

23 August 2018

When writing in Plain English, try to use everyday words as much as possible. In this fact sheet, you’ll find alternatives to common complicated words and long-winded phrases.