National Disability Coordination Officer (NDCO) Program
The National Disability Coordination Officer (NDCO) Program work with stakeholders at the local & National level to reduce systemic barriers, facilitate smooth transitions, build links and coordinate services between the education, training and employment sectors.
There are three key
objectives for the Program:
- Improved linkages between schools, Tertiary Education providers, employment service providers and providers of disability programs and assistance at all government levels;
- Improved transitions for people with disability between school / community and Tertiary Education, and then to subsequent employment;
- Improved participation by people with disability in Tertiary Education and subsequent employment.
The National Disability Coordination Officer Program is funded by the Department of Education and operated throughout Western Australia by EDGE Employment Solutions (Inc).