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Delivering an NDIS that meet the needs of all

VCOSS submission to the National Disability Insurance Agency 13 May 2016  |  

This submission outlines VCOSS’ recommendations for the Information, Linkages and Capacity Building (ILC) Commissioning Framework to ensure it delivers for all people with a disability, including those most vulnerable and people living in rural and regional areas, and provides a fair and robust grants process.

Published by under Disability

Housing for people with disability

19 April 2016  |  

VCOSS welcomes this opportunity to provide feedback to both the National Disability Insurance Agency and the Joint Standing Committee on the National Disability Insurance Scheme on the housing needs of people with disability. In preparing this submission, a consultation forum was convened with VCOSS members and funded disability advocacy organisations to seek their views and insights into the housing needs of people with disability, and these are reflected in this submission.

Published by under cost of living, Disability, Disability, Housing
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Ensure people with disability receive continued support

14 January 2016  |  

VCOSS recently published its 2016-17 State Budget Submission: Putting people back in the picture. The state budget submission proposes the Victorian government provide continuity of support to people receiving disability support services by ensuring they continue to receive the same or improved levels of service, in the transition to the NDIS.

By under Budget, Disability, Disability, State Budget