Lifestyle

12 Jun 2020

That’s entertainment!

We’ve been exploring creative ways to have fun at home. Here's some great ideas from customers and staff on how to keep busy and enjoy this time.

9 Jun 2020

Coming together while staying at home

Scope’s supported independent living homes are staying connected and making sure physical distancing doesn’t mean social distancing!

2 Jun 2020

Bringing favourite activities home

Customers, families, and staff have put their heads together to make sure the good things in life don’t stop by recreating favourite activities at home.

22 May 2020

A Pinterest search turns into custom sensory boards

Housemates Colin and Anton like to keep their hands busy, so when deciding on a project to work on at home, sensory boards were the perfect choice.

21 May 2020

How a circle of support can help spread the load

Creating a circle of support so you have the right people in your corner can make a real difference to your life. So how can you create your own circle?

7 May 2020

Top 5 tips on staying connected and enjoying life at home

It’s important to stay connected at home during isolation and find activities that make us happy. Here are 5 tips for adjusting to life at home.

14 Feb 2020

Super powered love

Newly engaged couple Cassy and Daniel were only 10 years old when they first met. Read about how they support each other - no matter what.

29 Jan 2020

Getting out and about if your child has a disability

There are things that you can do to make your child feel safer and to ease your anxiety. Here are strategies you can use to make outings more manageable.

5 Jan 2020

Finding the right activities for kids with a disability

Kids today are spoilt for choice for extracurricular activities. Looking for activities for kids with disability? Here's a list to get you started.

6 Dec 2019

Tips for travelling with a disability

If you or your travelling companion have a disability then a little extra pre-planning goes a long way towards having a fun trip.