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06 January 2022

National Cabinet agrees that a PCR test is no longer required to confirm positive RAT and advises free RAT will be available for concession card holders.

14 December 2021

From midnight Saturday 5 February 2022, WA’s hard border restrictions will be eased for vaccinated travellers in line with the WA Government’s Safe Transition Plan.

13 December 2021

The NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission is developing a new online e-learning module for NDIS workers on the topic of Supporting safe and enjoyable meals ad are seeking NDIS support worker expressions of interest to provide feedback on the module.

08 December 2021

Victorian Department of Health has updated guidance documents to support decision-making following potential or actual COVID-19 exposure in disability settings.

26 November 2021

The WA Government has announced a COVID-19 Vaccine Community Funding Program established to increase vaccinations in priority groups.

24 November 2021

The requirement for people to wear face masks in high-risk settings remains an important measure to suppress COVID-19 and respond to outbreaks.

19 November 2021

The Victorian Government has eased restrictions from 11:59pm, Thursday 18 November, but specific guidance for disability services not yet released.

18 November 2021

Amaze in partnership with National Disability Services has developed a range of new social scripts for teens and adults to help prepare for what to expect during medical appointments.

16 November 2021

In the last 24 hours, you may have received emails from NDS that were not intended to be sent. We are currently updating our IT systems which has resulted in this rather large hiccup!

12 November 2021

On 4 November 2021, the Premier of Tasmania mandated vaccination for disability support workers who provide high intensity support services to NDIS participants, here's what you need to know about the implications for disability service organisations.