Communication Access

24 Aug 2018

Celebrating Speech Pathology Week: Q&A with Hilary Johnson

At Scope we believe Communication Access is key to making it happen. This Speech Pathology Week talk to Hilary Johnson a renowned researcher in her field.

21 Aug 2018

Working together to create an inclusive society

Lisa and Georgia have built a great relationship through their work and are advocates of creating an inclusive community for people with a disability.

19 Jul 2018

Shining the spotlight on communication disabilities

AAC is for those who can't rely on speech to get their message across. It has strategies and tools like Key Word Sign and non-electronic communication aids.

17 Jan 2018

TOM: Melbourne Makeathon

Engineers, designers, health professionals, developers and students donate their time to create assistive technology solution for a person with disability.

9 Jan 2018

Congratulations to the Office of the Public Advocate

On Thursday 7th of December, the Office of the Public Advocate’s reception and Advice Service was officially awarded with the Communication Access Symbol.

2 Jan 2018

Shout about your Easy English communications!

People with low English literacy are an important part of your target audience and you’ve created Easy English documents to address their needs.

12 Dec 2017

Carmen’s top communication tips

Imagine being ignored by people because they don’t understand what you have said. For Carmen, this is her everyday reality as she has Cerebral Palsy.

5 Dec 2017

How to use the Key Word Sign Australia App

Key Word Sign is used by people with communication difficulties to support language development, understanding, and help get their message across.

29 Nov 2017

A giant success

International Day for People with Disability is the 3rd of Dec. However, Scope was so excited to celebrate - we celebrated a week early!

21 Nov 2017

Spotlight on Kim Manly

Kim has been working at Scope since she was 16 years old. Kim took time out of her day to sit down with us to chat about her life and long service with us.