The Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services works to make our state great by strengthening connections between individuals, families and communities. We strive for improved wellbeing, safety and participation of Queenslanders by providing and investing in quality human services.
Three tenders have been released to help Queensland prepare for the National Disability Insurance Scheme. The tenders aim to build the capacity of disability organisations and prepare Queensland communities for the implementation of the NDIS from July 2016. More information.
The new restrictive practices reporting requirements as outlined in the Disability Services (Restrictive Practices) and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2013 are expected to commence mid-2014.
In the interim please direct any enquiries to enquiries_DSA_RP@communities.qld.gov.au
Funding is available to incorporated organisations to assist people with disabilities and their carers to be ready for the National Disability Insurance Scheme. Submissions close 24 March 2014. More information.