Media Releases

NDIS Savings Fund passes House of Representatives

Minister for Social Services Christian Porter today welcomed the passage of legislation to establish a dedicated fund to meet future costs associated with the National Disability Insurance Scheme.

$23 million to help homeless youth

Young people who are homeless or at risk of being homeless across Australia will benefit from the Government’s decision to extend funding agreements for the youth homelessness programme, Reconnect.

Shorten flounders on Labor's commitment to NDIS

Labor’s failure to fully fund the National Disability Insurance Scheme has been exposed as Bill Shorten floundered to explain Labor’s funding commitments for the Scheme when in Government.

Turnbull Government delivering $3 billion boost to responsibly fund the NDIS

The Turnbull Government will commit $3 billion in funding to the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), taking an important step towards fully and responsibly paying for the scheme, which will transform the lives of around 460,000 Australians living with disability, their families and carers.