QDN Office re-opening 6 July 

Our community has been through a lot over the last few months, and all of us are looking forward to getting back to some face-to-face connection with members. Though we’ve enjoyed our telephone and video chats with you all, we are delighted to let you know that from Monday 6 July 2020 QDN will be re-opening our office in Brisbane, during our normal opening hours of

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e-Blast: Changes to help NDIS participants during COVID-19

Today the Minister for the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), the Hon Stuart Robert MP, announced three changes to help NDIS participants during the COVID-19 pandemic:

  • Increased flexibility for low cost assistive technology (AT),
  • New support line items for NDIS participants living in supported independent living (SIL), arrangements, and
  • Online access to the NDIS Access Request Form (ARF) and Supporting Evidence Form.

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New COVID-19 rules explained in easy english

The Queensland Government have put in place new rules to help stop the spread of COVID-19.  These rules are about home confinement, outdoor gatherings and having visitors at your home.  In the link below you will find these rules explained in an easy to read way. 

PDF – new rules explained 

Word Version – new rules explained

A link to the full directive from the Chief Health Officer is here.