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What is the NDIS?

The National Disability Insurance Scheme will help South Australians with permanent disability get the support they want so they can live the life they choose.

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Nobody knows my disability like me

Find out when you can access the NDIS:

The NDIS is being rolled out progressively in South Australia over a three-year period between 2016 and 2018.

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I am a person with disability, family member or carer.

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Find out when the NDIS is coming to you and how to get ready.

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I am a disability service provider.

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Find out about registering for the NDIS and how to make the transition.

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I am interested in working in the disability sector.

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Find out about career pathways and training opportunities.

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NDIS in South Australia

The NDIS is being introduced in stages because it is a big change.
It is important to get it right and make it sustainable.

Upcoming events

Tue – 06Feb

Western Adelaide Expo

Location: Angle Park

People with Disability Family & Carers Job seekers

This free community information expo is being held for people with disability, family and carers, and people interested in working in the disability sector to provide them with the information they need about the upcoming implementation of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) in the Western Adelaide region.

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Tue – 20Feb

Eastern Adelaide Expo

Location: Magill

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Fri – 09Mar

Adelaide Hills Expo

Location: Mount Barker

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Latest news

NDIS Expos in Port Lincoln and Whyalla this week

Tue 21 November

Media releases

Disabilities Minister Katrine Hildyard will visit Port Lincoln and Whyalla today and tomorrow as part of the National Disability Insurance Scheme community expo series hosted by the State Government.

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People with disability and job seekers encouraged to attend NDIS Ceduna expo

Wed 8 November

Media releases

Disabilities Minister Katrine Hildyard is visiting Ceduna today for the State Government’s National Disability Insurance Scheme community information expo.

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StoriesMeet Orson

Orson Far North Worker

Working with people with disability is a rewarding job

As a single dad, Orson was initially looking for a job with family friendly hours. He undertook training to become a disability support worker and discovered that not only was the work family friendly, it was also incredibly rewarding. Now he is working with clients who have disabilities including spina bifida Rett Syndrome and intellectual disability.

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