For the latest on COVID-19, vaccine updates and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) see the information on this page.
UPDATED 8 JUNE 2021:
From Tuesday, 8 June 2021, all National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) participants aged 16 years and over and carers aged 16 years and over of NDIS participants of any age are eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. For more information click here.
UPDATED 3 JUNE 2021:
Information for disability providers – the Department of Health has issued the latest COVID-19 vaccination – Disability Provider Alert 2 June 2021. Other regularly updated information about the COVID-19 vaccine rollout is available from a dedicated web page for disability service providers on the department’s website.
Information for disability workers – regularly updated information is available at COVID-19 vaccine information for disability workers
Information for people with disability about COVID-19 vaccines – the Department of Health website has a dedicated web page for people with disability available here.
For the latest advice from the NDIS about the COVID-19 situation, including information about accessing NDIS funding for PPE, please go to: www.ndis.gov.au/coronavirus/latest-advice-ndis
Need further information and support?
The Disability Information Helpline provides free, confidential and fact-checked information and referrals to people with disability.
Call 1800 643 787, or contact them via the National Relay Service on 133 677. The Helpline is available Monday to Friday 8am to 8pm (AEDT), excluding national public holidays. For more information, visit www.dss.gov.au/disabilityhelp