Department of Education and Early Childhood Development
The PSD is a targeted supplementary funding program for Victorian government schools. It provides over $500 million annually to over 1,400 mainstream and specialist schools to assist them to support students with disabilities, with moderate to severe needs.
AHA manages and administers the PSD on behalf of the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development.
Under the management contract, AHA is responsible for receiving, processing and determining eligibility for over 6,500 applications for funding annually. This work includes:
To service the contract, AHA:
The objective of the PSD is to help maximise students’ potential and ensure that students are valued in all aspects of school life.