Changes at DAS

Disability Advocacy Service Inc. has recently experienced some change! DAS Manager Noeline Laurie retired at the end of June 2018. The ‘Manager’ position title has changed, and is now ‘CEO’. The new CEO is Valerie Dearman.

Please note, due to the change in position title, the DAS email address has changed as well. The email was previously, which is now inactive.

The new email address is .




DAS Support with National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) / National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) Appeals

If you’ve got some concerns about what’s written in your NDIS Plan, contact Disability Advocacy Service (DAS) and discuss. Disability Advocacy Service has been identified as an organisation that can support people with disabilities to better understand the NDIS Appeals review process. For further information, see our brochures below.

DAS Brochures:
DAS – NDIS Brochure August 2017 Size DL

DAS – NDIS Folded A5 Brochure August 2017


The Department of Social Services (DSS) provides information about NDIS Appeals on their website. The link listed directly below will take you to NDIS Appeals information on the DSS website.


The Department of Social Services website also has brochures with NDIS Appeals information that you can view, save or print. The link below will take you to the DSS website page to access these brochures. When you click on the link below, it will open the DSS website page where you can open these brochures. There are three versions of the brochure – the first two are titled ‘External Merits Review Information Brochure’ and the third one is titled ‘External Merits Review Information Brochure – Easy read version’.

Upcoming NDIS Information Sessions

The NDIS website lists upcoming events taking place in your area! Click on the links below for more information.

NDIS Events in the NT:
NDIS Events:

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