Scope Blog

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.

1 Jun 2020

5 tips for getting the most from NDIS planning meetings over the phone

Here are some tips for getting the most out of NDIS phone planning meetings and getting a plan that’s right for you, to help you feel prepared.

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?

14 May 2020

#AskForChange: Cassy challenges businesses to be fully accessible

Meet Cassy, an independent young woman with big plans. She has cerebral palsy, and she's calling for businesses to become communication accessible.

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.

1 May 2020

Developmental delays and when to be concerned

What are developmental delays? No two children are alike, but developmental milestones can be used to help you keep track of your child’s development.

20 Apr 2020

Where do I find information about my child’s condition?

“Your child has autism.” Hearing these words can be a shock, but a diagnosis means that you can begin to arm yourself by finding information.