Scope Blog

7 Oct 2019

Virtual Disability Conference 2020 – Call for papers

Have you conducted research, or worked on a project that looks at inclusion in people with disability? Do you have evidence to support your argument? We want to hear from you!

3 Oct 2019

Early diagnosis and how it helps your child

A key benefit of early diagnosis is that it can help you understand how your child sees the world, particularly in the case of conditions like autism.

24 Sep 2019

Hosting a fun party for kids of all abilities

Hosting a inclusive kids’ party where everyone can have fun, including kids with a disability, can seem tricky. Here are some quick tips to get you started.

20 Sep 2019

Top 5 tips on making the most of the Royal Melbourne Show

The Royal Melbourne Show has a range of activities for people of all abilities. Here are some top tips on how you can make the most of your day at the show.

12 Sep 2019

In the voice of a writer – Telescope

6 Sep 2019

Scope awards Communication Access Symbol to Box Hill Police Station

In a world first, police officers from Box Hill Station have been trained by Scope to communicate effectively with people with communication difficulties.

26 Jun 2019

Students with autism experiment with ice sports

20 Jun 2019

Sports mad Rosanna is up for anything

Rosanna has a passion for sport and is always keen to try something new. “I love all sports and I will always have a go."

14 Jun 2019

You’ve got a friend in me

We all need companionship in life, and people with ASD are no different. Whether it’s our friendships, our family, or romantic relationships, it’s healthy to build connections and share our lives.

11 Jun 2019

Experiencing Balloon Netball

Who doesn’t like playing netball? Imagine the same game, but with balloons and wheelchairs. After the hugely successful Balloon Football League, Scope wanted to expand this further. This lead to launching a pilot Balloon Netball League in 2018. This turned out to be a huge success, with more than 70 participants.