John Della Bosca will spearhead the campaign for a National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).
After 12 years in the New South Wales Parliament, Mr Della Bosca has accepted the role of National Director for the NDIS campaign.
During his time in the New South Wales Parliament, Mr Della Bosca was instrumental in the development and introduction of the New South Wales Lifetime Care Authority, which provides treatment, rehabilitation and care to individuals injured in motor vehicle accidents.
He was also responsible for the development and implementation of Stronger Together, a program of reforms designed to better meet the needs of people with a disability, their families and carers in New South Wales.
“We are absolutely delighted that someone with John’s experience as well as commitment and passion for reform has agreed to spearhead our efforts,” said Dr Ken Baker, spokesperson for the National Disability and Carer Alliance.
View the media release, Former minister to head disability campaign.
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