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Category Archive: DSC

  • DSC Independent Quality Evaluation of VIP

    Once every three to five years, the Quality Management Unit at DSC arrange for the independent evaluation of funded disability sector organisations. The evaluation process consists of: Obtaining feedback about the quality and effectiveness of the service from individuals and families who access the service as well as from staff, management and the Board Observations Read more >>

  • DSC announces changes to accommodation services

    Due to the introduction of the NDIS, changes in the approach to the way WA Government are providing services to people with disability, and the implementation of the Delivering Community Services in Partnership Policy, DSC has announced the decision to transition 60% of current accommodation services back to non-government accommodation providers. As outlined in the Read more >>

  • National Disability Insurance Scheme Update

    The introduction of a new Government saw DisabilityCare revert it’s name change back to the NDIS and the governing public service organisation is now known as the NDIA (National Disability Insurance Agency).  According to the most recent NDIS News Issue 4, 30 October 2013, the original name of the Scheme emphasises the Productivity Commission’s recommendation Read more >>

  • Changes in DSC contracting with disability organisations

    Disability Services Commission is changing the way in which they contract with disability sector organisations come 1 July 2013. Instead of setting the price that organisation’s charge for support services, DSC now require organisation’s to determine their cost of supports and make an offer of a price per hour or unit of support. If the Read more >>