Amanda Pavia is the founder and director of Watching Over Wilbur, a NDIS-registered business that provides pet sitting, dog grooming and dog walking services. Please note that this guide is specific to Victoria, as the NDIS rolls out to further areas. Registering with the NDIS as a provider was definitely not on my radar as…

Got a letter in today’s mail. On the back it gave the sender as AllCareAbility. Opened it. Covering page thanked me for choosing them to provide NDIS funded supports. Then followed a document with lots of headings about Responsibilities, Pricing, Billing, Cancellations, Termination, Privacy (of course), Complaints and more. They politely asked, “Please return the…

The move from block funding to the NDIS is in equal parts exciting and scary. Exciting because service providers are no longer mandated to provide services that are dependent on funding. Scary because for the first time they have to be ‘innovative’. A Hackathon (as the title of this piece alludes to) is an event.…

Mark is a researcher, consultant, and wheelchair-based humanoid. By day, he works for Dyson Consulting Group, and by late afternoon, he’s Clickability’s data guru and pigeon wrangler. For more from Mark, visit his website. Dear Friend, As a fellow Australian with a disability, and as fellow member of the disability community, I write to you with a…