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Ministerial Statement: Hon. Stephen Dawson MLC Minister for Disability Services

19th June 2017

National Disability Insurance Scheme 14 June 2017 I rise to update the Parliament and the people of Western Australia on the status of State Government considerations about the National Disability Insurance Scheme. Our State Government inherited a bilateral agreement for a nationally consistent, locally delivered NDIS in WA, which was signed by the former Government on the eve of the caretaker period and without reference to the former State Cabinet.  …

Help us to grant more wishes this year

19th June 2017

Rocky Bay’s Wishing Tree can make dreams come true. Funded entirely through fundraising and donations, it’s one way you can really light up someone’s life! Wishes are only granted for things where there is no other readily available funding source. Previous wishes have included modified sporting equipment, computers, communication equipment, concerts, events and animal therapy – read our stories. Donate to Rocky Bay before 30 June 2017 to claim in …

Every Australian Counts

9th May 2017

Every Australian Counts 2016 Survey results are in! 2177 respondents completed the survey, including people living with disability, families & carers and people employed in the sector. The survey ran from November 2016-January 2017 and focussed on what’s working with the NDIS, and what needs to improve to make the NDIS the best it can be. View results now

Refurbished equipment operations to cease

3rd May 2017

The State Government contract for the Community Refurbished Equipment program (CRE) expires on 30th June 2017, and the Commission has recently decided not to extend beyond this date. Therefore, CRE will be preparing for the cessation of operations. Following are next steps until the closure: The trial and sale of refurbished equipment will continue as usual until 31st May – after this date; no new transactions can be commenced Any purchase transactions …

K Care enters receivership

13th April 2017

Rocky Bay wishes to advise that equipment manufacturer K Care recently announced it had entered into receivership and has since halted trading. As a result, orders currently held by K Care may be delayed until further notice. Rocky Bay is working to establish when outstanding orders will be processed, and will contact all customers affected by K Care’s situation. Customers with questions or concerns are encouraged to speak to their therapists.
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