Scope Blog

22 Aug 2017

Tips for Talking Mats

Talking Mats is a visual tool which is designed to support people with communication and cognitive difficulties to consider issues and express their views.

15 Aug 2017

Kids Chat 2 You is on its way to you

After having an amazing time in Bendigo, the Kids Chat service is on its way to Warragul! On the 2nd and 3rd of August, Kids Chat 2 U made its first ever

8 Aug 2017

People we support at Shannon Park pen their first book

Scope customers are proud authors of the book Sarcastic Blue Diarrhoea and took time out of their busy schedules to give CIRCus this exclusive interview.

1 Aug 2017

The NDIS made easy!

Scope’s Accessible Information team worked with the NDIA to translate their fact sheets into Easy English so that everyone can understand the NDIS.

18 Jul 2017

Voters Voice wins

“This project solves an important, practical problem and should have been done years ago!” – Good Design Jury

11 Jul 2017

Plain language or Easy English?

In this blog Scope’s Accessible Information coordinator Caroline Livanos shares her top tips for writing Easy English and Plain language documents. 

5 Jul 2017

My experience with an inaccessible system

Brandon Tomlin highlights the need for communication training so organisations can communicate appropriately with people with complex communication needs.

27 Jun 2017

Scope grommets stoked at epic Rip Curl Pro

A group of grommets supported by Scope in Barwon made their annual trek to the iconic Bells Beach to watch the opening of one of the Rip Curl Pro.

20 Jun 2017

Junior BFL is here

Children who attend certain specialist schools across Victoria can now participate in a modified version of the Balloon Football League (BFL).

13 Jun 2017

Inclusion on ice

Scope’s Community Inclusion team recently ran a ‘Come and Try’ session where anyone who attended could give ice skating, curling and sled hockey a go.