From this Sunday, the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) will be accessible to adults aged 18 to 64 in the Murraylands and Mallee.
October 1 is the start date for residents of the Murray Bridge, Mid Murray, Coorong, Karoonda East Murray and Southern Mallee districts.
From that date, the scheme will be the first point of contact for anyone needing disability support.
The NDIS will be rolled out in the Alexandrina district on January 1, 2018, and in the Adelaide Hills on April 1.
- More information: www.ndis.gov.au, 1800 800 110 or 2 Sturt Reserve Road, Murray Bridge.