Story from The Australian
LISA Comment: The NDIS continues to look like, “JUST MORE OF THE SAME!” Whereas, the original intention of NDIS was, (a) to reduce/eliminate the waiting lists and, (b) to ensure all services, new and existing, were quality care, entitlement care and customer service focused.
This most will certainly not happen with $35,000 packages, when the service-fee for a place in a government group home in Victoria is currently, $123,545 (AGO figure)! A
nd, it will certainly not happen whilst state governments remain direct service providers, with their public service, reactive, old, tired and institutional style service management