NDIS Resources

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is transforming the way care is provided to people with disability. We have gathered a range of resources to help you find out more about the NDIS and explore how you can be part of the change.

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NDIS website

NDIS homepage 

Information for Providers 

Sign up for updates about the NDIS 

Videos, stories, quotes and cameos that show how the NDIS is helping people with disability, their families and carers, and providers.

Information for your state

Watch the roll out of the NDIS in NSW and Victoria

APA and the NDIS

Advocacy and position statements

Feedback on the National Disability Insurance Scheme Rules Consultation Paper

Feedback on the NDIS Bill 2012 Exposure Draft

APA response to NDIS definition - Eligibility and Reasonable and Necessary Support

Health and wellbeing of children and young people

Physiotherapy for people with disability

Chronic disease and physiotherapy

Provision and access to aids and equipment for people with disabilities

Scope of practice





Professional Development

Member Value Webinar #9 Physiotherapy and the National Disability Insurance Scheme

Cpd4physios webinar

Peer Support

LinkedIn APA NDIS Physio Information exchange

Other resources

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NDIS in the News

Dementia isn't just older people's disease

Parents and advocates welcome NDIS deal

How the NDIS is changing the lives of Hunter residents

Three-year wait for NDIS in Wyndham

Malcolm Turnbull signs NDIS agreements for Victoria and NSW

Other references, research and academic papers

AHPA 2013 Ensuring a better future for Australians with disability

Enhancing positive attitudes towards disability: evaluation of an integrated physiotherapy program

Attitudes of healthcare students and professionals toward patients with physical disability

The NDIA – Outcome 4 - Research

The Inclusion Hub, to guide people navigating the NDIS for Early Childhood Intervention

Links to other organisations



Evaluation of the NDIS trial

National Institute of Labour Studies NDIS Evaluation

General disability resources

Supporting People with Disability : The NSW Service Sector’s Expectations of Entry level Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists and Speech Pathologists outlines the knowledge and skill requirements of entry level physiotherapists working with people with disability.

The Core Standards set out the recommended knowledge practitioners need to support people with disability. The core standards benefit people with disability and their families and carers by guiding practitioners to maintain standards of good, evidence based and contemporary practice.