Tag: National Disability Strategy

hands in a circle palms up

NDIS Planning Submission

QAI made a submission to the Joint Standing Committee on the National Disability Insurance Scheme on NDIS Planning. Here is an excerpt from the submission of our recommendations: QAI Recommendations LAC’s and Planners must have intensive training to understand the social and other impact of disability and what makes people with disability vulnerable. The NDIA […]

ndis logo

Inquiry into Supported Independent Living Submission

QAI made a submission to the Joint Standing Committee on the National Disability Insurance Scheme on the Inquiry into Supported Independent Living. Here is an excerpt from the submission of our recommendations: Recommendations Provide clear, transparent and honest information about SILS. Clarify the restrictions that SILS imposes on ‘choice and control’. Explain that SILS pressures […]

ndis logo

NDIS Thin Markets Project Submission

QAI made a submission to the Department of Social Services on the NDIS Thin Markets Project. Here is an excerpt from the submission of our recommendations: QAI Recommends  Provide clear, transparent information about SILS. Clarify the restraints that SILS imposes on ‘choice and control’. Explain that SILS pressures participants to share accommodation and support. Explain […]

chalkboard with thought bubble and light bulb sitting in thought bubble

General Issues around the Implementation and Performance of the NDIS

  General Issues around the Implementation and Performance of the NATIONAL DISABILITY INSURANCE SCHEME Supplementary Submission by Queensland Advocacy Incorporated General Issues around the Implementation and Performance of the NDIS

Our Systemic Advocacy

        Check out our campaigns and other systemic work to implement your rights and make Australia a better place for people with disabilities in 2018.    

NDIS RUSH LEAVES PARTICIPANTS CONFUSED

The Wire (audio only) 20/10/17 http://thewire.org.au/story/ndis-rush-leaves-participants-confused/

Inquiry into the delivery of outcomes under the National Disability Strategy 2010-2020 to build inclusive and accessible communities

April 2017 –  QAI submission to the Inquiry into the Delivery of Outcomes under the National Disability Strategy 2010 – 2020 to Build Inclusive and Accessible Communities  

Final Report: Walk the Talk Forum: Realising the National Disability Strategy and our human rights promises

A comprehensive report summarising QAI’s human rights forum, Walk the Talk: Realising the National Disability Strategy and our human rights promises Report on Walk the Talk Forum 2017

Annexure of case studies to issues paper on the intersection of the international human rights treaties and their relevance for the human rights of people with disabilities

A summary of case studies to highlight the issues discussed in the issues paper for the Walk the Talk forum Issues paper – Annexure of case studies

Highlights: Walk the Talk: Realising the 2010-2020 National Disability Strategy and our human rights promises

A summary of the highlights of QAI’s Walk the Talk Forum: Realising the National Disability Strategy and our Human Rights Promises Highlights of Walk the Talk – Realising the NDS and our Human Rights promises