There is a lot of information being shared about Coronavirus (COVID-19).
We have listed key info in this blog to make it easy for you to find.
IDEAS keeps this up to date. If you need any other info call us and we will get it for you.
If you need to speak to someone, call IDEAS on 1800 0290 904.
Open Monday to Friday from 8 am to 8 pm. We are here to help.
COVID-19 Disability Information Helpline – 1800 643 787
Open Monday to Friday 8 am to 8 pm IDEAS Info Officers are part of the team answering your calls.
Want to know more? Read more about the Disability Information Helpline here.
National Coronavirus Helpline – 1800 020 080
Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Want to know more? Read more about the National Coronavirus Helpline here.
We have listed helpful information links for easy access
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NDIS Coronavirus hotline – 1800 800 110 then press 5
There are special teams of staff who can answer your questions.
Press 5 after calling the NDIS number.
Monday to Friday from 8 am to 8 pm (local time).
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NDIS Quality and Safeguards CommissionPhone: 1800 035 544 Visit website
CentrelinkPhone: 13 24 68 Visit website
Search our COVID-19 Directory for more key contacts.
If there is something else you need, please get in touch.
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