Scope Blog

27 May 2021

Getting started with Easy English

Easy English is a great solution to assist people to understand information for everyday tasks, like banking. Here’s our tips to get started.

20 May 2021

How Luke’s lawn mowing service makes him feel right at home

How mowing the lawns at his Supported Independent Living (SIL) home provides Luke with a range of benefits, far beyond keeping the yard tidy.

23 Apr 2021

How to prepare for an NDIS plan review meeting

Your NDIS plan review is an opportunity to make sure the plan still matches up with your needs and goals. Here's what to expect, and how to prepare for it.

15 Apr 2021

How communication aids help housemates build better relationships

If you have complex communication needs and live in a SIL home, communication aids are a great way to get your message across.

1 Apr 2021

5 sensory Easter activities

Easter is a great time to try some sensory activities. Here’s our top 5 to try so that everyone can participate in Easter fun.

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.