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Barooga Advancement Group

Berrigan District Development Association

Finley Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture

Tocumwal Chamber of Commerce and Tourism

Tocumwal on the Murray 

Finley Farmers Market

Tocumwal Foreshore Markets

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National Disability Insurance Scheme - What is the NDIS?


The NDIS is coming to the Berrigan Shire region. What is the NDIS? It is the National Disability Insurance Scheme, the Federal Government's new way to support people with disabilities.

The National Disability Insurance Agency will be administering the NDIS, and will:

  • work with partners to deliver the NDIS 
  • build community awareness of disability 
  • ensure financial sustainability of the NDIS 
  • develop and enhance the disability sector 
The local area co-ordinator for the NDIS is Intereach, who have recently conducted some information sessions, and from these sessions have released the Powerpoint presentation made for the meetings. If you would like to have a look at this presentation see the link below.

Introduction to NDIS - Southern Murrumbidgee.pdf

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