United Voice, the union for disability workers, welcomes the transition for Western Australians into the Federal National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) on Sunday July 1st, however knows there are still issues to overcome.
United Voice, the union for Disability Support workers, welcomes the announcement of an additional $34.8 million in funding by the Western Australian State Government, to ensure a smoother transition for Western Australians into the NDIS.
United Voice WA Assistant Secretary Karma Lord said the additional funding is essential to ensure a quality disability sector in Western Australia for people with disabilities, their families and workers.
“People with disabilities, their families and workers deserve a reliable sector, with high quality standards and care.”Read more
On the early morning hours of April 19, standing on the street edge with boards at the ready, a sea of supporters from the Our Turn to Care campaign were ready to make some noise.
The sea consisted of family members and Aged Care workers who were campaigning for an increase in funding for the sector.