Research assistant job for person with intellectual disability at Mater: EASY Health Project (Brisbane based)

Dear QDN Members and Supporters,

QDN is sending this information to members and supporters on behalf of Mater Research about a job Mater have.  Please note this is not a QDN position and please contact Mater Research if you have any questions.

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NDIS Targeted Outreach Program

Do you know someone with disability who…

  • may be eligible for supports through the NDIS?
  • needs more information to understand how the NDIS can help them, and if they could be eligible?
  • needs extra help with getting their paperwork together for an NDIS Access Request?
  • has applied to the NDIS and had their access request denied, but thinks that they meet the access criteria and want to try to apply again?
  • needs a functional assessment for their NDIS access request, but does not have the money to do this?

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e-Blast: Taxi subsidy scheme extended until end of October 2021

QDN commends the Palaszczuk Government’s announcement to ensure National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) participants continue to have access to taxi subsidies.

Queensland’s Taxi Subsidy Scheme (TSS), which provides a co-contribution payment of up to $25 per trip for NDIS participants with disability who are unable to use other forms passenger transport, will be extended until the end of October 2021. 

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