Why the NDIS should matter to all Ipswich locals

IS THE NDIS TOO COMPLEX? Experts fear thousands of regional people will miss out on vital disability funds because they don't understand how $22b scheme works

COMMENT: Scheme brings challenges


NDIS's teething problems overwhelming for some families

Ipswich parents in dark over future funding for school buses

Shelley McRae of Redbank Plains is concerned about changes to bus services for her two sons Rohan (left), 11, and Bryn, 7, who both have disabilities.

"It's terrifying no one is talking about it."

Merger saves financially strained Ipswich bus service

MAJOR MERGER: C.O.D.I. has merged with Redlands based STAR Community Services after a thorough review of the Ipswich transport service C.O.D.I.

A struggling Ipswich service has merged with another organisation

Taking the reins as NDIS community leaders

INSPIRATIONAL: Network Peer Leader Cassie Platten (right) with UnitingCare’s Carol Ryan at the graduation meeting.

CASSIE Platten is one local leading from the front.

Graeme's story proves value of support service

Blue Care’s community services co-ordinator Rod Hammond and pre-planner David Wick with Blue Care service users Graeme and Elena Nairn.

FOR Graeme Nairn, Blue Care is more than just a service provider.