People with disabilities--Services for

Discussion paper
2 March 2017

This Issues Paper addresses two primary questions: first, how will outcomes for NDIS participants vary in different urban contexts and domains? And, second, in what ways will the NDIS drive wider...

Report
12 December 2016

This report outlines how carers are faring under the NDIS and makes recommendations to ensure carers don’t slip through the cracks as the scheme rolls out more widely.

Report
9 December 2016

Representatives of disability and justice-related agencies in Queensland and Western Australia were interviewed for this research. The findings will be useful to policymakers and those who work in...

Report
25 November 2016

With disability support providers critical to the success of the NDIS, it’s vital they are involved in co-design of the scheme, including pricing, and a clear plan is in place to help further with...

Article
28 September 2016

Four organisations in the disability sector share how and why they responded to sector changes by launching an innovation strategy.

Article
8 July 2016

The growing Indigenous disability rights movement has fostered more involvement in the planning and development of the NDIS. However, there is still a need to acknowledge those who feel their...

Report
15 June 2016

This report examines the extent to which Queensland’s guardianship system upholds the right of people to make their own decisions.

Report
1 March 2016

This audit assessed the effectiveness of the Department of Social Services’ administration of Early Intervention Services for Children with Disability.

Report
16 February 2016

Highlighting numerous risk factors and vulnerabilities, this review of 73 people with disability who died in care in Queensland between 2009 and 2014 identifies key areas in the delivery of health...

Report
29 January 2016

This report details a social action research project with groups of children and young people with disability and their parents. The groups conducted research and provided peer support about their...