Tax Appeal 2020

Tax Appeal 2020

Over the past few months we have all had to learn to do things differently. Whether it’s been shopping online, using Zoom or FaceTime to catch-up with family and friends or for SCIA, moving our services online whilst staff work from home. For our Peer & Family...
New NDIS Price Guide for 2020 – 2021

New NDIS Price Guide for 2020 – 2021

Following the completion of the Annual Price Review to determine NDIS pricing arrangements for the 2020‒21 financial year, the NDIA has published a Price Guide and Support Catalogue on 2 June 2020 to come into effect 1 July 2020.  The new look Price Guide aims to be...
Vale – Trevor Annetts (1949 – 2020)

Vale – Trevor Annetts (1949 – 2020)

Trevor Annetts, one of the founding members of Spinal Cord Injuries Australia sadly passed away recently. Trevor, who had a severe spinal cord injury, was a fierce advocate for disability rights in the community, and was part of a group who, back in 1966, were...
SCIA’s position on the NDIS Tune Review

SCIA’s position on the NDIS Tune Review

With the release of the much anticipated Review of the NDIS Act and Participant Service Guarantee by David Tune, Spinal Cord Injuries Australia (SCIA) fully supports the 29 recommendations. “We believe they will go some way to improving outcomes for participants and...
2019 SCIA Christmas Closure Information

2019 SCIA Christmas Closure Information

Spinal Cord Injuries Australia offices will be closed from 12:00pm Tuesday 24 December, Wednesday 25 December, Thursday 26 December as well as Wednesday 1 January. Other than these dates, during the festive season skeleton staff will be on standby for people needing...
Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Week

Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Week

Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Week is from 2 – 8 September to raise awareness of the needs of people with spinal cord injuries.This national week is an initiative of the Australian Spinal Injury Alliance, which represents eight of the country’s largest spinal...