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Better off without them
After abuse and facing eviction, Andy used PWDA support to prepare and represent himself in court.
No more excuses
Rina reaches out to PWDA to ensure her independance and ability to care for herself is supported.
Out of the bureaucratic maze
After her intial frustration with the application process and costs, Leia found the support she needs to access the NDIS.
Achieving financial independence
After being under a financial management order, John worked with PWDA to get a revocation of the order.
Escape from exploitation
Josh escapes a dangerous and isolating experience after contacting PWDA. He gained access to Medicare and Centrelink and his own bank account.
Fighting financial mismanagement
How Jess managed to overcome financial mismanagement, remove a large debt, and gain her independance.
The right fit
Casey was unhappy with the service of her supported accommodation provider. With PWDA support, she found alternative accommodation support.
The last resort
Judy contacted PWDA for support her in an NDIS independent assessment due to the barriers she faced with her NDIS access request.