Scope Blog

12 Sep 2019

In the voice of a writer – Telescope

The Melbourne Fringe Festival is no news to Melbournians. This year you get the chance to hear from diverse writers with lived experience of disability.

6 Sep 2019

Scope awards Communication Access Symbol to Box Hill Police Station

In a world first, police officers from Box Hill Station have been trained by Scope to communicate effectively with people with communication difficulties.

26 Jun 2019

Students with autism experiment with ice sports

Late last year, students from Eastern Ranges School (a P-12 school for students with autism) had a go at ice skating at the O’Brien Group Arena.

20 Jun 2019

Sports mad Rosanna is up for anything

Rosanna has a passion for sport and is always keen to try something new. “I love all sports and I will always have a go."

14 Jun 2019

You’ve got a friend in me

We all need companion, and people with ASD are no different. Whether it’s our friendships, or family, it’s healthy to build connections.

11 Jun 2019

Experiencing Balloon Netball

Imagine netball, but with balloons and wheelchairs. After the hugely successful Balloon Football League, Scope wanted to expand this further.

7 Jun 2019

5 ways to advocate for your child with a disability

Parents of children with a disability are often advocating for their child as well. Ensure the children receive all the services they need.

30 Apr 2019

Get active

Whether you’re fiercely competitive or want to make some new friends, there are so many reasons to get active. Check out our range of sports programs.

18 Apr 2019

Making Easter egg hunts accessible for all

Every Easter we look forward to the egg hunt and the fun that comes with it. So let’s make it even more exciting and accessible for all.

18 Apr 2019

How important is fitness for your child?

Gekko is a fitness program developed for children with a disability, focused on improving muscle tone, hand-eye coordination, and core strength.