Scope Blog

2 May 2017

Scope GoKids

Scope GoKids provides support and equipment for children with a range of mobility needs.Scope’s Fundraising team attended a fitting of a Hart Walker.

26 Apr 2017

5 MORE tips to seeing the person and not the disability

Zane McKenzie presents five tips aim to help you feel more confident in speaking to people with a disability with a focus on better communication.

18 Apr 2017

The new way we’re helping Speech Pathologists

Speech Pathologist Georgia Burn shares her experience of working for Scope’s Communication and Inclusion Resource Centre’s Practice Support service.

11 Apr 2017

Do you want to be the next Telescope winner?

Telescope provides a platform for writers to have exposure for their work and for readers to indulge in the unique voices of writers with disability.

4 Apr 2017

Spotlight on Keziah Glenane and her dog ‘Rusty’

‘My dog Rusty’ was the latest piece by author Keziah Glenane, which she submitted to the annual Telescope writing competition.

30 Mar 2017

How can we better support people with Autism?

Scope encourages people to better understand Autism Spectrum Disorder and ensure people with ASD feel included and treated as equals in society.

29 Mar 2017

Some facts about Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

It's important to understand Autism Spectrum Disorder and ensure people with ASD feel included and treated as equals in society.

28 Mar 2017

Six ideas for a more accessible hospital system

Here are some approaches hospitals and paramedics can undertake to become more accessible for patients who have little or no speech.

21 Mar 2017

How do I talk to a person who uses partner assisted scanning?

This is where a person’s communication partner will read out each message on the communication board in a specific way. Here are some tips.

14 Mar 2017

How do I talk to a person who uses direct access?

his blog takes you through some recommended steps that you can take to interact with a person who can directly access a communication board.