18 Apr 2019
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.
18 Apr 2019
How important is fitness for your child?
Scope talks to Andrea Cummins about a unique fitness program Gekko, developed for children with a disability, focussed on improving muscle tone, hand-eye coordination, and core strength.
16 Apr 2019
Meet Sarah Sullivan, an avid Para Ice Hockey player
Para-Ice Hockey is so much more than an adrenaline-filled sport – for some players, it is a way of life. Meet Sarah Sullivan, an avid Para Ice Hockey player.
4 Apr 2019
Not just parenting – building a family unit
Sibling relationships can be difficult to manage for any family; however there are extra challenges when one of your child has disability. Despite the challenges, there is siblings often share special connection, which can play a big part in each other’s development.
25 Mar 2019
Supportive relationships might be the most important resource in your parenting toolbox
Parents Vanessa and Dean talk about how building a network of support helped them navigate through their child’s disability.
12 Mar 2019
Policeman’s compassion improves safety for Big Issue seller
To improve John’s safety and security, Senior Constable Anthony Downing built a concealed box for John to store his wallet discreetly on his wheelchair.
4 Mar 2019
Inspired by mum to make a difference
Meet Jayne Boxall, an outstanding role model and the recipient of Scope's highest honour - the Debbie Otto Award.
1 Mar 2019
Serving coffee and inclusion – local café awarded for outstanding service to customers with disability
Melbourne’s café culture is part of what makes this city great. Staff from this local cafe go ‘above and beyond’ when serving their customers, especially those with a disability.
25 Feb 2019
Lowest prices are really just the beginning for Pakenham Bunnings
At Pakenham Bunnings, April brings a warm presence to life for Scope customers from Pakenham Lifestyle Options. Each month, people with disability attend free monthly DIY workshops.
11 Jan 2019
“Sam’s part of the family”
Like a true family member, no celebration at Scope is complete without Sam. As well as contributing to customer and family Christmas parties. Earlier this year, Sam provided emergency support after one of our homes in North Division was flooded.