Supported Independent Living
23 Jun 2021
Applying for Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) funding
Not sure about whether you would qualify for SDA funding, or whether it’s right for you? We explore how SDA funding works.
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.
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.
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.
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.
8 Dec 2020
How Scope can help you find your dream home
Living independently in a home of your choice is most people’s dream, including people with disability. You choose where you live and who with
29 Oct 2020
What is Supported Independent Living (SIL)?
Choosing where to live is a big decision. Let’s look at one of the supports funded by the NDIS – Supported Independent Living.
9 Jul 2020
How to choose daily living aids
Deciding which daily living aids are best for your child can be tough when there’s so much out there. Here are a few tips to help guide your decisions.
17 Jun 2020
Backyard café brightens everyone’s day
What do you do when you can’t visit your favourite café? Customers and staff at this supported independent living home created a backyard café experience!