Scope Blog

27 Mar 2022

Room for a pet paradise

SIL homes make it possible for housemates to have their own pets if approved by other residents and their SDA provider.

18 Mar 2022

Why inclusion matters this World Down Syndrome Day

There are 15,000 people with Down syndrome living in Australia. It's a day to recognise their achievements and advocate for equal opportunity

11 Mar 2022

Customised Employment: Job development and negotiation

Job Development and Negotiation is about creating employment opportunities that are shaped to meet your needs and those of your new employer.

8 Mar 2022

Breaking the bias on women with disability this International Women’s Day

The theme for International Women's Day is #BreakTheBias which asks us to imagine a gender equal world, one free of bias and stereotypes.

7 Mar 2022

A seat at the table: Tricia Malowney talks women, success and disability

Employment inequality, bodily autonomy, sexual and family violence, and reproductive rights are spotlighted each International Women’s Day.

6 Mar 2022

I am Zane McKenzie

My name is Zane McKenzie.I am a husband, father, musician and football coach. I have cerebral palsy, which affects my movement, posture and coordination.

3 Mar 2022

Under control: Rob’s story

Like many of us, Rob was forced to spend his birthday away from family during Victoria’s gruelling lockdown.

15 Feb 2022

Customised Employment: How to apply for a job

Customised Employment is delivered in four phases. Here, we’re looking at the second phase, Job Search Planning.

11 Feb 2022

Keeping track of expenses with Supported Independent Living

NDIS funding doesn't cover rent, utilities, groceries and personal expenses. Here, we help you calculate how much to budget for such expenses

10 Feb 2022

Celebrating accessible, inclusive love this Valentine’s Day

Valentine's Day is around the corner. If you or your partner have a disability, here are some fun, accessible ways to celebrate your love.