Scope Blog

12 Jan 2020

The next generation learns why communication is for everyone

Communication aids can help your child get their message across. Scope’s Communication Aid Service produces communication aids specific to individual needs.

5 Jan 2020

Finding the right activities for kids with a disability

Kids today are spoilt for choice for extracurricular activities. Looking for activities for kids with disability? Here's a list to get you started.

6 Dec 2019

Tips for travelling with a disability

If you or your travelling companion have a disability then a little extra pre-planning goes a long way towards having a fun trip.

18 Nov 2019

Chickens to the rescue

Craig was always happiest when it came to animals. When his depression and anxiety made it hard to leave his room, his love of animals turned things around.

22 Oct 2019

Is my child shy or is it a sign of autism?

Many parents ponder the question of whether their child is shy or whether their shyness is a sign of autism, as the line between the two can be quite blurry

22 Oct 2019

Autism vs ADHD: explaining the difference between the two

Autism and ADHD can get confused. There’s an overlap between the symptoms of both conditions. Here's explaining some differences between the two.

7 Oct 2019

Virtual Disability Conference 2020 – Call for papers

Have you worked on a project that looks at inclusion in people with disability? Do you have evidence to support your argument? We want to hear from you!

3 Oct 2019

Early diagnosis and how it helps your child

A key benefit of early diagnosis is that it can help you understand how your child sees the world, particularly in the case of conditions like autism.

24 Sep 2019

Hosting a fun party for kids of all abilities

Hosting a inclusive kids’ party where everyone can have fun, including kids with a disability, can seem tricky. Here are some quick tips to get you started.

20 Sep 2019

Top 5 tips on making the most of the Royal Melbourne Show

The Royal Melbourne Show has a range of activities for people of all abilities. Here are some top tips on how you can make the most of your day at the show.