Scope Blog

2 Jun 2021

Tricia’s COVID-19 vaccination story

Tricia Malowney shares how she made the decision to get a COVID-19 vaccination, and some advice to help you make your decision.

27 May 2021

Getting started with Easy English

Easy English is a great solution to assist people to understand information for everyday tasks, like banking. Here’s our tips to get started.

20 May 2021

How Luke’s lawn mowing service makes him feel right at home

How mowing the lawns at his Supported Independent Living (SIL) home provides Luke with a range of benefits, far beyond keeping the yard tidy.

23 Apr 2021

How to prepare for an NDIS plan review meeting

Your NDIS plan review is an opportunity to make sure the plan still matches up with your needs and goals. Here's what to expect, and how to prepare for it.

15 Apr 2021

How communication aids help housemates build better relationships

If you have complex communication needs and live in a SIL home, communication aids are a great way to get your message across.

1 Apr 2021

5 sensory Easter activities

Easter is a great time to try some sensory activities. Here’s our top 5 to try so that everyone can participate in Easter fun.

31 Mar 2021

Making Easter egg hunts accessible for all

Every Easter we look forward to the egg hunt and the fun that comes with it. So let’s make it even more exciting and accessible for all.

22 Mar 2021

Around the world

Customers and staff at this Supported Independent Living home have been cooking up themed dinner nights as a way to satisfy their wanderlust.

12 Mar 2021

Questions to ask when choosing your new SIL home

If you or someone you care for is ready to move out, here are some helpful questions to ask as you hunt for the perfect SIL home.

5 Mar 2021

Should my child attend a special school?

Choosing the right school is about what’s best for your child and their needs. Learn more about your options and how to make the decision.