Scope Blog

24 Jan 2017

Flushing out the facts on continence

Scope’s Accessible Information has recently worked with the Continence Foundation of Australia to develop Easy English fact sheets.

17 Jan 2017

Making the iPad easier to use for everyone

Scope’s Communication and Inclusion Resource Centre demonstrate Apple’s accessibility settings can be used for people who have complex communication needs.

3 Jan 2017

Interviewing Ibby Ibrahim, Kaleidoscope winner

Ibby Ibrahim was selected as the winner of Scope’s Kaleidoscope art prize for his painting Fruit and Flower Symbols and presented at the 2016 Annual Awards.

21 Dec 2016

Joining the Communication Access team

Jane shares her experiences for breaking down communication barriers for all after joining Scope's Communication Access team.

13 Dec 2016

What happened at the great InterGREAT Festival?

The interGreat festival was held to increase community connectedness and provide an opportunity for people to come together through music

6 Dec 2016

Free Christmas decorations For You

Celebrate the festive  season than with some free paper-based communication resources and decorations we made using the app Tools2Talk+!

15 Nov 2016

Tools2Talk+ gives you the tools to talk in different languages

Did you know that you can use the Tools2Talk+ app to make communication tools in over 25 different languages? The app allows you to create boards and books.

8 Nov 2016

How do we make sure our Easy English documents…are easy?

The most important consideration when creating an Easy English document is making sure that it is easy to read! 

25 Oct 2016

What I learnt at Talking Mats training

Speech pathologists from Scope completed Foundation Training for Talking Mats, a tool that provides a framework to help people communicate more effectively.

18 Oct 2016

What makes a good support worker?

It’s important that a support worker is not only someone who is caring and supportive, make you feel empowered, independent and included in the community.