Support our Christmas Appeal

Support our Christmas Appeal

Chloe’s life changed dramatically after her accident. Read about her miracle and how you can help us support people like her. Two years ago a trip to Italy was a lifetime dream come true for Chloe Kennedy. Chloe spent a year living the dream in Europe and...
Disability Royal Commission

Disability Royal Commission

The First Hearing of the Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability began last week in Townsville, Queensland. SCIA’s Advocacy & Policy Manager, Tony Jones, welcomes the commission, “Many disability...
SCIA’s Annual General Meeting 2019

SCIA’s Annual General Meeting 2019

When: Thursday 28 November, 2019 Where: St Michael’s Golf Club, Jennifer Street, Little Bay Time: 3:00pm Watch the SCIA AGM live on Thursday 28 November at 3pm here: https://www.thestreamingguys.com.au/production/scia-agm-281119/ The AGM is a great opportunity...
Petition for Over 65s with Disability

Petition for Over 65s with Disability

Australians who are over 65 years old and living with a disability are severely disadvantaged. They do not currently have access to the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). Under aged care, people who have extensive care needs, such as people who have...
Spring Appeal 2019

Spring Appeal 2019

In the summer of 2013, Lachlan had just finished school and it was time to chill out at the beach to celebrate the end of school life with his mates. Just an ordinary day at the beach and schoolboys enjoying themselves in the surf, but then the unthinkable happened…...
Change in Travel NDIS Funding

Change in Travel NDIS Funding

The most recent NDIS Price Guide has seen some changes being made to how travel is billed by service providers and also how participants are to utilise travel funding in their plans. Service providers bill core funding for travel reimbursements when assisting clients...