Category Archives: Latest News

Recent news reports about some NDIS providers

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Recent news reports about some NDIS providers Media Statement: 5 June 2024 As a client or family member of someone who uses the NDIS, you may have seen recent reports in the news about ‘large-scale fraud’, with some providers spending NDIS participant money or NDIS package funds inappropriately. At Able Australia we are also concerned […]

Deafblind Camp 2024

From 8-10 April 2024, we were very excited to host our National Deafblind Camp for the first time in over four years in Phillip Island! This three-day camp is full of fun, adventure, connection and relaxation with Yoga, Art Therapy, Physical Movement Exercise, Archery, Flying Fox, Giant swing and Rock’n’roll themed disco party and more! […]

Zoo visit

A photo of Gianni smiling as he holds a lizard

Recently, we were visited by Jamie and Kim’s Mobile Zoo! Jane, Samuel, Baruch, Samantha, Gianni and their friends and staff at Able Australia East Day Service had a blast meeting lots of different animals, such as a bandicoot, lizard and dingo. Below are some photos from the fun-filled day. [Image Description: from left to right, […]

MEDIA STATEMENT

1 May 2024  Due to inadequate funding and increasing costs of providing services, Able Australia has had to make the difficult decision to transition out of the provision of some of our services in South East Queensland at the end of September 2024.  These services include those funded under the Commonwealth Home Support Programme, Active […]

Disability Insights event in Hobart

Disability Insights -NDIS

Join us for High Tea Come and hear what opportunities Able has for current and future NDIS participants and share insights into the Tasmanian disability sector. Tuesday 13 February 10am to 12pm Rydges Hobart Federation Room 393 Argyle Street, North Hobart RSVP: comms@ableaustralia.org.au by Friday 2 February 2024. Please let us know of any dietary […]