A diverse partnership of over 25 representative organisations of people with disability, disability advocacy organisations, disability services and disability peak bodies have come together to call on Federal Senators to block the Mobility Allowance Bill that is currently before the Senate.

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The Productivity Commission has been asked by the Federal Government to look at the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) and its costs. It is important for people with disability to have their say.

The latest issue of our newsletter is out now, with information about the decision not to hold a Royal Commission into violence and abuse of people with disability and our tribute to Joan Hume, OAM.

PWDAustralia Come chat about the #NDIS with the PWDA Board tomorrow (Sat). Follow #OurNDIS on Twitter and join the Facebook event
PWDAustralia #NDIS housing rules for people with a #disability could be life-changing - @ConversationEDU
PWDAustralia RT @WWDA_AU: Keep up to date with WWDA's #disability and #humanrights activities. Our latest newsletter is out now:
PWDAustralia RT @FPDNAus: Adelaide Thunder backed by donors to return to wheelchair basketball league.
PWDAustralia iVote is for eligible #NSW voters to use instead of voting at a polling place. Voters can use phone or internet

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