Media Releases

19 Nov 2020

Scope selected as finalist in 2020 Melbourne Awards

Scope is a finalist in the 2020 Melbourne Awards for assisting people to understand public health information about the Coronavirus pandemic.

7 Oct 2020

Scope to elevate the voice of people with disability in 2020 Melbourne Fringe Festival

Scope will support creative writers to showcase their skills during its annual Telescope ‘In the Voice of the Writer’ event.

15 Aug 2020

Scope (Aust) confirms Disability Support Worker underpayment

Scope (Aust) Ltd (Scope) confirms it underpaid overtime entitlements and base rates of pay to some current and former Scope Disability Support workers.

4 Jun 2020

State Trustees Australia Foundation gets behind Scope Balloon Football League

Scopes Balloon Football League, a modified version of AFL for people with disability, is set to expand with a $25,000 Community Inclusion grant.

7 Nov 2019

Scope appoints new Chair

After 10 years on the Scope Board and 5 years as Chair, Mark Burrowes is handing the reins over to current Deputy Chair David Lloyd Jones.

18 Mar 2019

Scope supports disability Royal Commission

Scope welcomes the establishment of the Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability.

22 Nov 2018

Leaders in disability discuss: “Choice and control under the NDIS – are we there yet?”

Scope and the University of Melbourne brought together leading experts on disability to explore: ‘Choice and control under the NDIS: Are we there yet?’.

28 Aug 2018

Scope selected to deliver accommodation support services by Victorian Government

Scope were selected by the Victorian Government for the delivery of disability support services to 226 houses and twelve respite centres across Victoria.

30 Nov 2017

Lack of community understanding leaves Australians with communication disability frustrated and lonely

Scope conducted a research to start a conversation about one of the most common, yet least understood social challenges

15 Nov 2017

Scope Annual Awards spotlight outstanding achievements

Scope celebrated its Annual Awards, recognising the exceptional personal accomplishments of Scope customers, staff and members of the community.