The carecareers 2017 Workmate of the Year Award recognises members of the disability, community and aged-care sector, who: Deliver outstanding support Go the extra mile Are a pleasure to work with Make their workplace a better place Nominations close Monday 29 May 2017. For more information and to nominate your workmate visit https://www.carecareers.com.au/workmate-of-the-year/
The NDIS Quarterly Report, covering the period from 1 January to 31 March has been released. The NDIS quarterly reports and dashboards provide information about participants and the funding or provision of supports by the NDIA in each jurisdiction. To download the latest report visit https://ndis.gov.au/medias/root/heb/he8/8801054359582/COAG-DRC-Report-2016-17-Q3.pdf
Over $14 million has been allocated to deliver Information, Linkages and Capacity Building (ILC) National Readiness activities across Australia. Funding has been provided to 39 organisations across the country to make Australia more accessible and inclusive for people with disability. These projects have been funded as part of a national readiness grant program to support […]
The Australian Government announced that they would fully fund the NDIS in the 2017 Budget by increasing the Medicare Levy by 0.5% from 1 July 2019. Local Care Workforce Package A 3 year $33 million Local Care Workforce Package was also introduced to help service providers in the disability and aged care sectors to grow […]
Exciting new job opportunities are available through WorkAbility Qld. We are currently looking for Local Coordinators for the Bundaberg/Wide Bay Burnett and Far North Queensland NDIS regions.
WHITSUNDAY, ISAAC AND MACKAY NDIS REGION Are you a NDIS employee or participant in the Whitsunday, Isaac and Mackay NDIS region? Make sure you complete the WorkAbility Qld Evaluation Survey WorkAbility Qld is being evaluated as the Strategy is rolled out across the State. This evaluation will help us to understand if and how the […]
In September 2016, WorkAbility Qld compiled an NDIS Education and Training Issues Paper in consultation with our State Advisory Committee and other key stakeholders.
WorkAbility Qld is committed to ongoing evaluation, firstly to monitor and improve our project approach and, secondly, to measure our achievements at the end of the funded project. To do this we have contracted Outpost Consulting to conduct an external evaluation over the three years of the project. The first part of this evaluation was to […]
Media Statements Minister for Disability Services, Minister for Seniors and Minister Assisting the Premier on North Queensland The Honourable Coralee O’Rourke Wednesday, April 26, 2017 Queenslanders encouraged to embrace disability Community and non-government organisations are encouraged to apply for a share in $150,000 to promote the abilities of all Queenslanders during Disability Action Week and […]
NDIS Employees and participants in the Whitsunday, Isaac and Mackay NDIS region – We want to hear from you!
Are you a NDIS employee or participant in the Whitsunday, Isaac and Mackay NDIS region? Make sure you complete the WorkAbility Qld Evaluation Survey. WorkAbility Qld is being evaluated as the Strategy is rolled out across the State. This evaluation will help us to understand if and how the Strategy is making a difference and […]