Disability Employment Continuity of Support (DECoS) program

Category Services for People with Disabilities

Status Open

Delivered on behalf of the Department of Social Services

Selection Process Restricted

State/Territory National

Closing Date & Time

The Australian Government has invited organisations listed in Appendix A of the Grant Opportunity Guidelines to apply for the DECoS program under this grant opportunity.

The DECoS program will run from 1 April 2021 to 30 June 2023.

From 1 April 2021, the DECoS program will provide funding for supports and services that enable current Disability Employment Assistance (DEA) clients who are confirmed ineligible for the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) to participate in and retain employment.

Clients (supported employees) funded through the DEA program who have been confirmed ineligible for the NDIS (due to their age, residency, citizenship or disability type), will be eligible for the DECoS program.

More information

More information about the DECoS program, as well as requirements for applicants can be found in the Grant Opportunity Guidelines.

Other grant opportunity documents are only accessible by invited applicants on the GrantConnect website.

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Other future grant opportunities are published on GrantConnect, the Australian Government grants information system.

Contacting the Community Grants Hub

If you would like assistance, please call the Community Grants Hub Hotline on 1800 020 283 or email support@communitygrants.gov.au.

More information about the Community Grants Hub can be found on the Community Grants Hub website.

Please quote 2020-4553 – DECoS program when you phone or email the Community Grants Hub.

Grant Opportunity Documents