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NDIS sent letters to vision-impaired and blind people in format they could not read

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The problem will finally be rectified next month, although Blind Citizens Australia raised it about three years agoIt seems like an obvious thing for a national disability program: don’t send letters to blind Australians in a format they cannot read.But since the national disability insurance scheme began its rollout, blind and vision impaired participants have received vital correspondence – such as their support plans – in the form of regular letters, or as PDFs that do not accomodate a screen reader. Continue reading…



Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2019/jun/29/ndis-sent-letters-to-vision-impaired-and-blind-people-in-format-they-could-not-read

Author : Luke Henriques-Gomes

Publish date : 2019-06-29 01:29:57

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