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This website is designed to help people with disability in New South Wales, as well as their families, carers and service providers, to get ready for the National Disability Insurance Scheme.
Here, you will find all the tools, links and information that you need.
For information relating to the NDIS that is not specific to New South Wales, please visit the national NDIS website.
Transfer Connect is a new support service for people with disability, their families or guardians, whose specialist disability accommodation services are transferring from government to non-government providers. The service is available for people who currently live in FACS operated group homes in NSW and provides an avenue for them to raise questions or concerns aboutRead more
On 23 February 2017 the NSW Audit Office report- ‘Building the readiness of the non-government sector for the NDIS’ was published. The report found that FACS had effectively expanded the overall capacity of the non-government disability sector in preparation for the NDIS. The report’s findings are a testament to the sustained, collaborative effort and investmentRead more
Seventy eight new group homes will be built in the Hunter region at locations chosen by people with disability and their families to replace large residential centres. Today Minister for Disability Services Ray Williams announced the purpose-built accommodation will be constructed by Home4Life. “More than 390 people currently living in Kanangra, Stockton and Tomaree residentialRead more