Communication Access

26 Mar 2020

#AskForChange: Jacob’s rallying cry for businesses to be accessible

Meet Jacob, 22-year-old student, mentor, and advocate. Jacob has cerebral palsy, and he's challenging businesses to become communication accessible.

20 Feb 2020

Speech isn’t the only way to have a conversation

Communication access means people with communication difficulties can get their message across. Let's make inclusive communication part of everyday life.

20 Dec 2019

Learn to sign Christmas Carols

This Christmas, learn to sing Christmas Carols using Key Word Sign? Sharing some of your favourite carols in Key Word Sign, and yes, we have Jingle Bells.

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.

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.

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.

28 Dec 2018

BFL founder carves out new place in the game

Find out how brother Andrew and Sam Micheal helped BFL founders Adam Berry with his dream of becoming a BFL umpire, using the Tools2Talk app.

7 Dec 2018

Scope builds partnerships to expand Communication Access nationally

Scope is excited to announce partnerships with fellow disability support providers Northcott, New South Wales, and Two-way Street, South Australia.

29 Oct 2018

Voting is for everyone

Scope’s working with customers and communities to make sure the message of electoral inclusion is heard loud and clear: voting is for everyone!

8 Oct 2018

What is the Silent Morning Tea?

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.