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Disability Studies

Web resources

NDIS Care Australia
Information provided on the National Disability Insurance Scheme

Human Services - Disability
The resource page for the Victorian Department of Human Services with information about the services offered by the DHS and statistics on people with disabilities in Victoria

Spectronics Inclusive Learning Technologies
As well as providing information about technology for people with a disability, there are links to many other useful sites in the area of disability.

Early Intervention Services for Children with Disability
Details of the DSS initiative for children with disabilities.


Analysis & Policy Observatory

This website is described by the publisher as a research database and alert service providing free access to full text research reports and papers, statistics and other resources essential for public policy development and implementation in Australia and New Zealand.


AUSTLII - Australian Legal Information Institute
A key source of free Australian legal information including primary legal material such as legislation, treaties and decisions of courts and tribunals.

Federal Register of Legislation
The Federal Register of Legislation has the most complete and up-to-date collection of Commonwealth legislation and includes notices from the Commonwealth Government Notices Gazette. Access is Free.

National Disabilities Insurance Scheme ACT

A generational reform which will deliver a new system of disability support focused on the needs and choices of people with disability through a partnership between the Australian States and Federal Governments.

The National Disability Insurance Scheme Act 2013 received Royal Assent on 28 March 2013.

This is a compilation of the National Disability Insurance Scheme Act 2013 that shows the text of the law as amended and in force on 21 October 2016 (the compilation date).The notes at the end of this compilation (the endnotes) include information about amending laws and the amendment history of provisions of the compiled law. (This information correct as of 11 January 2018