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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.

Story Southern Adelaide Mikayla Pwd

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

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I am a disability service provider.

Story Barossa Light And Lower North Holly Jobseeker

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

Thu – 21Sep

Yorke and Mid North Expo

Location: Port Pirie

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 Yorke & Mid North region.

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Latest news

NDIS expo on Kangaroo Island a success

Mon 11 September

Media releases

Around 30 Kangaroo Island residents had the chance to learn more about the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) at a State Government expo in Kingscote last Friday.

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NDIS expo coming to Kangaroo Island

Mon 28 August

Media releases

People with disability and their families, as well as jobseekers interested in working in the growing disability sector, are encouraged to attend an upcoming National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) expo on Kangaroo Island.

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StoriesMeet Sid

Sid Fleurieu Pwd

In home care and outdoor activities

Sid became quadriplegic after a bike accident and the personal care he has received through Disability SA is critical for him at home. But his support workers also help him pursue his passion for triathlon by taking him to his voluntary work as a race director. When he's not organising and participating in triathlons Sid enjoys growing orchids and he hopes that the NDIS will help him to continue following his passions.

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