‘Not the NDIS we fought for’: disability advocates fear new assessments driven by cost cutting | National disability insurance scheme | The Guardian

Top disability advocates say a government plan to introduce “independent assessments” to the NDIS is aimed at cutting costs and will “fundamentally alter” the landmark scheme. A coalition of 20…

Linda Reynolds says NDIS is too reliant on ‘natural empathy’ of public servants

Linda Reynolds has argued the national disability insurance scheme is too reliant on individual public servants’ judgment and “their natural empathy”, as she defended the government’s controversial proposal to introduce…

‘Flawed, unethical and dangerous’: new NDIS assessments risk traumatising the vulnerable | National disability insurance scheme | The Guardian

Peta Lambert is one of the few Australians who can speak from experience about what some say will be the biggest change to the National Disability Insurance Scheme since it…