Through the provision of targeted supports and services for people with disability and carers, the Department of Social Services (DSS) works to improve their independence and participation in community and economic life.
The outcomes in the ESOR are based primarily on data from Post-Programme Monitoring surveys, which have been conducted by the Department of Employment since 1987 and reported since 2007 for DES. Continue Reading
Thousands of people with intellectual impairment can now register for the Australian Government’s BSWAT Payment Scheme. The scheme will provide a one-off payment of $100 or more to an eligible person with intellectual impairment. Continue Reading