Media Releases

6 Sep 2021

Scope set to bring greater choice to people with disability in New South Wales

Scope Aust. national expansion officially underway. Scope will be across New South Wales (NSW) with a focus on choice.

18 May 2021

Scope awards Fire Rescue Victoria Community accolade

Scope presents Fire Rescue Victoria Sunshine Fire Station C Platoon with our annual Community ‘Do it Right' Award.

1 Apr 2021

Scope seeks urgent vaccine rollout for people with disability

Scope is concerned about the delays in rolling out the COVID-19 vaccine to people with disability living in residential accommodation.

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?’.