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Department for Communities and Social Inclusion

Unmet Need

Unmet need reports

Disability SA provides a snapshot of unmet need data monthly for Disability Services, Guide Dogs SA/NT and Novita Children's Services.

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2017

Jan Feb Mar Apr May

May

Unmet need May (DOC 611.5 KB)

Unmet need May (PDF 720.4 KB)

Unmet need May - summary (DOCX 24.3 KB)

Unmet need May - summary (PDF 70.2 KB)

April

Unmet need April (DOC 1.2 MB)

Unmet need April (PDF 1.0 MB)

Unmet need April - summary (DOCX 23.2 KB)

Unmet need April - summary (PDF 70.3 KB)

March

Unmet need March (DOC 1.3 MB)

Unmet need March (PDF 1.8 MB)

Unmet need March - summary (DOCX 23.9 KB)

Unmet need March - summary (PDF 75.1 KB)

February

Unmet need February (DOC 642.5 KB)

Unmet need February (PDF 185.2 KB)

Unmet need February - summary (DOCX 23.1 KB)

Unmet need February - summary (PDF 191.3 KB)

January

Unmet need January (DOC 632.5 KB)

Unmet need January (PDF 181.1 KB)

Unmet need January - summary (DOCX 23.9 KB)

Unmet need January - summary (PDF 195.3 KB)

2016

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

December

Unmet need December (DOC 1.4 MB)

Unmet need December (PDF 1.5 MB)

Unmet need December - summary (DOCX 23.5 KB)

Unmet need December - summary (PDF 94.8 KB)

November

Unmet need November (DOC 633.0 KB)

Unmet need November (PDF 774.2 KB)

Unmet need November - summary (DOCX 20.2 KB)

Unmet need November - summary (PDF 68.2 KB)

October

Unmet need October (DOC 631.0 KB)

Unmet need October (PDF 779.8 KB)

Unmet need October - summary (DOCX 19.4 KB)

Unmet need October - summary (PDF 67.8 KB)

September

Unmet need September (DOC 1.2 MB)

Unmet need September (PDF 1.6 MB)

Unmet need September - summary (DOCX 23.1 KB)

Unmet need September - summary (PDF 73.7 KB)

August

Unmet need August (DOC 634.5 KB)

Unmet need August (PDF 775.3 KB)

Unmet need August - summary (DOCX 21.7 KB)

Unmet need August - summary (PDF 69.5 KB)

July

Unmet need July (DOC 487.5 KB)

Unmet need July (PDF 833.9 KB)

Unmet need July - summary (DOCX 21.8 KB)

Unmet need July - summary (PDF 68.0 KB)

June

Unmet need June (DOC 1.9 MB)

Unmet need June (PDF 1.5 MB)

Unmet need June - summary (DOCX 21.2 KB)

Unmet need June - summary (PDF 42.3 KB)

May

Unmet need May (DOC 481.5 KB)

Unmet need May (PDF 797.0 KB)

Unmet need May - summary (DOCX 20.2 KB)

Unmet need May - summary (PDF 69.3 KB)

April

Unmet need April (DOC 481.5 KB)

Unmet need April (PDF 794.0 KB)

Unmet need April - summary (DOCX 20.6 KB)

Unmet need April - summary (PDF 69.5 KB)

March

Unmet need March (DOC 235.0 KB)

Unmet need March (PDF 247.8 KB)

Unmet need March - summary (DOCX 18.7 KB)

Unmet need March - summary (PDF 39.8 KB)

February

Unmet need February (DOCX 512.3 KB)

Unmet need February (PDF 459.2 KB)

Unmet need February - summary (DOCX 26.2 KB)

Unmet need February - summary (PDF 35.4 KB)

January

Unmet need January (DOCX 512.0 KB)

Unmet need January (PDF 791.8 KB)

Unmet need January - summary (DOCX 25.9 KB)

Unmet need January - summary (PDF 35.5 KB)


The reports provide the most recent information about the number of eligible people with a disability who are waiting for services. There are four service types. Some individuals may be registered for more than one service type.

Service types

Accommodation support

Services that:

  • provide group home accommodation to people with disability
  • include in-home support with personal care, help with meal preparation, dressing and so on
  • help people with disability to find more suitable or appropriate accommodation.

Community support

Services that provide:

  • support for a person with disability to live in a non-institutional setting
  • therapy, early childhood intervention, counselling and behaviour management.

Community access

Services that:

  • provide opportunities for people with disability to gain and use their abilities to enjoy their full potential of social independence
  • include recreation and leisure activities, and holiday programs
  • provide day options programs.

Respite

Services that:

  • provide support and maintenance enabling families and voluntary caregivers of people with disability to maintain the primary care relationship
  • include own home- and centre-based respite
  • provide host family or flexible respite.

Contact Disability SA

Postal address:
PO Box 70, Rundle Mall
Adelaide SA 5000

Phone: +61 8 8415 4250
Fax: +61 8 8415 4233
Email: dcsi.disabilitysa@sa.gov.au

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URL:
http://dcsi.sa.gov.au/agencies/disability-sa/disability-sa-publications/unmet-need
Last Updated:
28 Oct 2016
Printed on:
23 Jul 2017
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