Anyone who acquires a disability over the age of 65 is not eligible to access NDIS funding; instead they are limited to My Aged Care funding.
The Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie and Member for Warringah Zali Steggall are lobbying the Federal Government for change, presenting petitions in parliament.
Anne Bolt from Strathalbyn has a genetic degenerative eye disease and is now blind. She joins Jennie Lenman to discuss how age discrimination in the NDIS affects her.
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