Scope Blog

12 Oct 2020

How to use NDIS funding for your communication aids

Did you know that there are many ways to get communication aids to support your goals? Here are our NDIS planning tips for assistive technology.

9 Oct 2020

Key Word Sign Awareness Day

Key Word Sign Awareness Day is about a great way to encourage and support language development for people with communication difficulties.

1 Oct 2020

How to host a Silent Morning Tea for Key Word Sign Day

A silent morning tea sends a loud message to those with communication difficulties that we want to break down barriers and create an inclusive society.

10 Sep 2020

5 tips for seeing the person and not the disability

Are you feeling unsure about the best way to interact with people who have a disability? Here's 5 tips to help you feel more confident.

30 Jul 2020

15 sensory play activities for kids

Parents and teachers are always looking for activities to support their children. Here are some sensory play activities you can do with your child.

24 Jul 2020

You’ve got a friend in me

We all need companionship, and people with autism are no different. Whether it’s our friends, family, or relationships, it’s healthy to build connections.

9 Jul 2020

How to choose daily living aids

Deciding which daily living aids are best for your child can be tough when there’s so much out there. Here are a few tips to help guide your decisions.

3 Jul 2020

Coping with feelings of loss

Changes in our lives can create feelings of grief and loss. Find out some healthy ways we can respond to these emotions in ourselves and others.

25 Jun 2020

Speech pathologist Georgia Burn awarded PhD scholarship

People with communication disability are central to Georgia's work, and with this PhD scholarship she's set to contribute to a more inclusive community.

17 Jun 2020

Backyard café brightens everyone’s day

What do you do when you can’t visit your favourite café? Customers and staff at this supported independent living home created a backyard café experience!