Media Releases

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.

1 Aug 2017

Scope paves the way for disability inclusion through teaching assistant position with Pakenham Hills Primary School

Kim Berry shows students at Pakenham that disability is no barrier to achieving your dreams through her new position as a teaching assistant at the school.

13 Jul 2017

Scope launches Bannockburn’s first ever disability service

Scope has launched Bannockburn’s first-ever community program for residents living in the Golden Plains Shire.

7 Jun 2017

Scope launches Australian-first physiotherapy service for regional children with complex disability

Six year old Archie Sims used to travel with his mum for almost three hours to get his Hart Walker fitted and adjusted to enable him to run, walk and play.