South-west teacher struggling to return to work after NDIS funding slashed

Monique Patterson
Updated August 11 2022 - 3:13pm, first published 3:00pm
DISAPPOINTED: Alison Coate-Kibeiks, pictured with her daughter Olive, is disappointed her NDIS funding has been slashed, making it harder for her to return to work. Picture: Anthony Brady

A south-west teacher desperate to return to work is concerned she won't be able to do so because her National Disability Insurance Scheme funding has been slashed.

Monique Patterson

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