The following papers and articles have been written or published by our Policy Team in response to particular policy issues. For papers and articles prepared by our Research Team, go to the Research page.
Judd, S., Taylor, K. and Broady, T. (2016) 'What is there for carers in the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)?', Paper presented at the Australian Institute of Family Studies Conference 2016, 6 July, Melbourne.
Judd, S., Simpson, C. and Broady, T. (2015) 'What are carers entitled to in the NDIS? Rights and realities in the NSW trial site.' Paper presented at the Australian Social Policy Conference, Randwick.
Every year the Carers NSW Policy Team prepares a comprehensive submission for the NSW Government on what we think their spending priorities should be in relation to carers in their upcoming State Budget. These submissions are based on consultation with carers, stakeholders and Carers NSW staff.
Our Policy Team regularly provides submissions to NSW and Australian government inquiries and consultations, as well as policy and legislative reviews and drafts. Key formal submissions that are publicly available are listed below:
Carers NSW and Carers Victoria joint submission to the Senate Standing Committee on the delivery of outcomes under the National Disability Strategy 2010-2020 to build inclusive and accessible communities
Carers NSW submission into the Parliamentary Inquiry into current levels of access and attainment for students with disability in the school system, and the impact on students and families associated with inadequate levels of support
Carers NSW submission to the Fifth review of the exercise of the functions of the Lifetime Care and Support Authority and the Twelfth review of the exercise and functions of the Motor Accidents Authority
Carers NSW acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the land, Elders past and present and all Aboriginal people.