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National Disability Insurance Scheme

Tasmanians With Disability Let Down in Reshuffle

Media Release - An estimated 10 600 Tasmanians will now be eligible to receive services and supports, with the rollout of the full National Disability Insurance Scheme from today.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 1 Jul 2019

Estimates Reply - Minister Petrusma

Parliamentary Activity - We asked the Minister for Women if she was on the Expenditure Review Committee of Cabinet and the answer we received from Mrs Petrusma is that Cabinet matters are a matter for Cabinet.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 13 Jun 2019

Labor Motion - NDIS

Parliamentary Activity - Ms O'CONNOR (Clark - Leader of the Greens) - Madam Speaker, I rise to speak on Ms Standen's Notice of Motion Number 64 that relates to service providers who have fallen between the gaps in the National Disability Insurance Scheme.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 22 May 2019

Funding for Disability Support Services

Parliamentary Activity - Ms O'CONNOR question to MINISTER for DISABILITY SERVICES and COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT, Mrs PETRUSMA

Cassy O'Connor MP - 10 Apr 2019

National Disability Insurance Scheme - Funding

Parliamentary Activity - Last week's federal budget papers revealed the surplus your federal Liberal colleagues are crowing about relies heavily on a $6.4 billion underspend on the National Disability Insurance Scheme over this year and next; $2 billion of that...

Cassy O'Connor MP - 10 Apr 2019

Petrusma Needs to Come Clean on NDIS, Commit to Advocacy Funding

Media Release - Tasmanians living with a disability are missing out on key services and supports as a result of a shocking underspend on the National Disability Insurance Scheme.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 4 Apr 2019

NDIS Being Weakened by Turnbull Government

Media Release - On this International Day of People with Disability, concerns are growing about the Federal Government tightening the screws on the National Disability Insurance Scheme with participants increasingly losing out.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 27 Nov 2016

Hidding Confirms Federal Liberals Undermining NDIS

Media Release - Cassy O'Connor MP | Greens Leader and Human Services spokespersonTransport Minister, Rene Hidding, has confirmed in Parliament today that the groundbreaking National Disability Insurance Scheme is being gradually but surely undermined by...

- 26 Oct 2016

Full NDIS Scheme Will Change Lives

Media Release - Thousands of Tasmanians living with a disability will be able to access the supports they need to live more independently, access training and employment and achieve their goals with the NDIS full scheme rolling out today across the State.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 1 Jul 2016

NDIS Certainty Welcome

Media Release - The Tasmanian Greens warmly welcome the announcement today of details on the rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) two and a half years after this life-changing and positive reform came in to effect in Tasmania.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 3 Dec 2015