Scope Blog

22 Mar 2021

Around the world

Customers and staff at this Supported Independent Living home have been cooking up themed dinner nights as a way to satisfy their wanderlust.

12 Mar 2021

Questions to ask when choosing your new SIL home

If you or someone you care for is ready to move out, here are some helpful questions to ask as you hunt for the perfect SIL home.

5 Mar 2021

Should my child attend a special school?

Choosing the right school is about what’s best for your child and their needs. Learn more about your options and how to make the decision.

15 Jan 2021

How do I work with family and friends to support my child?

If you have a child with a disability, do you sometimes get the sense that friends and family want to help, but don’t know how?

8 Jan 2021

Things to consider if you’re ready to move out of home

Moving out of home can be a big change in your life – and for those around you. Here are some things to consider if you're feeling ready.

1 Jan 2021

5 more tips for seeing the person and not the disability

More of our tips to help you feel more confident in speaking to people with a disability – this time with a focus on better communication.

17 Dec 2020

Inclusive Christmas Festivities

Want ideas to keep kids busy this holiday? How about some easy craft projects? Here are some tips to help you spread the joy and have an inclusive Christmas

16 Dec 2020

Learn to sign Christmas Carols

This Christmas, learn to sing Christmas Carols using Key Word Sign? Sharing some of your favourite carols in Key Word Sign, and yes, we have Jingle Bells.

8 Dec 2020

How Scope can help you find your dream home

Living independently in a home of your choice is most people’s dream, including people with disability. You choose where you live and who with

30 Oct 2020

Inclusive Halloween activities for kids

Whether you’re hosting a Halloween party for your child or celebrating at home, these Halloween activities will ensure that your Halloween is spooktactular!