August 23, 2021

Blogs / NDIS Participants deserve better quality decisions from the scheme

NDIS internal and external appeals processes need to be more accessible, equitable and transparent The processes in the National Disability […]

August 13, 2021

Issues / People with disability need access to COVID Vaccine

Leadership Plus is part of a coalition of more than 60 disability orgs which is calling on all Australian governments […]

October 9, 2019

Blogs / The Administrative Appeals Tribunal affirms less than 2% of the NDIS decisions appealed by participants.

  Only a tiny proportion of appeals that people with disability bring to the AAT are actually heard by the […]

September 5, 2019

Case Studies / Gabrielle gets the NDIA run-around

The NDIA gave Gabrielle the wrong advice and then didn’t fix it.  And they kept on not fixing it. Gabrielle […]

July 1, 2019

Issues / COAG tackles NDIS health handball

COAG Disability Reform Council has brought common sense to funding some essential health related disability supports. Funding necessary health related […]

June 5, 2019

Issues / New Victorian laws for guardianship

The Victorian Government passes Guardianship and Administration Act 2019, giving force to the UN Convention on Rights of People with […]

February 6, 2019

Issues / NDIS decisions are putting pressure on guardianship bodies.

The NDIS is designed around the philosophy that people with disabilities and those closest to them, are best placed to […]

January 25, 2019

Issues / Another NDIS transport decision – but wait, there’s more!

This week an Administrative Appeals Tribunal decision has been released which potentially reshapes what NDIS decisions can be taken to […]

September 25, 2018

Issues / NDIS – inching closer to market readiness

A parliamentary inquiry has found that neither the NDIA, disability service providers, the disability workforce nor participants are ready for […]

September 11, 2018

Issues / Who can handle dealing with the NDIS?

Jean was in tears.  “I feel like I’m only just coping, just keeping my head above water” She’d cracked the night […]