Disability services and initiatives

NSW Health aims to provide services in a non-discriminatory, equitable and efficient manner, which allows people with disability to function as fully participating citizens. This commitment is reflected in NSW Health's disability inclusion action planning, service provision and policies.
 
 

National disability strategy

The National Disability Strategy (NDS) is a ten-year national plan (2010-2020) for improving the life experiences of Australians with disability, their families and carers.
 
 
 
 
 
 

National Disability Insurance Scheme

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is available to Australians under the age of 65 who have a permanent disability.
If you or your child has a newly acquired spinal cord injury or brain injury, this section explains how to access the NDIS, how to develop a good plan and provides access to some helpful resources.
 
Page Updated: Wednesday 22 May 2019