Early Intervention

The Benefits of Early Intervention for Children with a Disability Research continues to prove something we here at Allowah have always known, early intervention matters. The Centre on the Developing Child at Harvard University has released a paper which shows the wide variety of benefits that early intervention can have…

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A little angel…

Scott’s story… My wife Leeanne and I had talked about fostering a child for a number of years. We had both worked with kids as youth leaders and through Camp Quality and then eventually paid work. It seems like the only reason we became adults was to work with children….

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“First Plan” process for the first year

With the roll-out of the NDIS happening in so many places for so many people from July 2016, the NDIA are going to implement a “First Plan” process. This will help with rapid entry to the Scheme, with planners using set questions and allocating individual budgets using reference packages as…

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