I have spoken repeatedly about the pathetic performance of the procurement process executed by our former funding body in late 2012 and used to eliminate excellent service providers.
Until now I haven’t had hard data to support my belief that the process was a disaster for people with disability.
Now I do.
Between 31 March 2013 and 30 June 2014
The National Average for Job Placements performance decreased by 16 per cent;
The National Average for 13 Week Full Outcomes decreased by 11 per cent and;
The National Average for 26 Week Full Outcomes decreased by 4 per cent
Both the 13 & 26 week outcomes will continue to drop as time passes.
I note that a number of new providers, pointed out as examples of what could be achieved are struggling.
People with disability
Communities across Australia
Perfectly adequate service providers
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