Promise delivered? The National Disability Insurance Scheme five years on

It’s been five years since the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) was launched with the promise of revolutionising the care and support of people with disabilities. In 2018 it’s time to ask  - has that commitment been delivered?


  • Professor Christine Bigby, Director of the Living with Disability Research Centre at La Trobe University and Professor of Social Work
  • Dr Jane Tracy, Director for the Centre for Developmental Disability Health Victoria (CDDH), Monash Health and external member of the Living with Disability Research Centre
  • Dr Lisa Chaffey, Paralympian, NDIS registered occupational therapist and leader across the fields of disability, community development, and sport.
  • Rick Morton, Social affairs writer, The Australian

Recorded on 28 March 2018 at the State Library Victoria Experimedia

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