Scope Blog

20 Mar 2018

Top 10 Tips

The NDIS is well and truly here.Check out these interesting top 10 tips to help you prepare for your upcoming NDIS planning meeting.

13 Mar 2018

Which Communication Aid do I choose?

This question consumes speech pathologists assessing a child for a communication aid that will be the child’s voice. Here are some key elements to look for.

6 Mar 2018

The Rockheads rock out Costa Hall in Geelong

The Rockheads did it again as they ramped up the boogie for the second consecutive year at the Having a Say Conference in Geelong in early February.

27 Feb 2018

The ever-changing language of the disability sector

Language is always changing we need to be aware of what's appropriate. Read on for some of the common mistakes when referring to people with disabilities.

20 Feb 2018

Communication at your fingertips!

Just starting to learn Key Word Sign to use with your child? Having trouble remembering signs to use at your day service?KWS Australia has the solution…

13 Feb 2018

Actions speak louder than words

Australian Catholic University students ran a bake sale to raise awareness for communication access and the role of speech pathology in our community.

2 Feb 2018

How Australians feel about talking to people with communication disabilities

Australians feel self-conscious and anxious to talk to people that use alternate methods of communication, leaving those with disability worried and lonely.

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.