Better Together – Simple life lessons with big impacts – Larissa & Natalie

‘See what you can do with a bit of discipline’ Larissa has been gently encouraging Natalie (or as Natalie would say ‘bossily’ telling her) to have a look at her spending habits and find a better routine day to day. Natalie has recently started to focus on this. So far Natalie says saving and learning how […]

Q&A – Your Housing & Living Options with DSA

Every person is different – we have different things we like, different goals we want to achieve and different ways of living. With this in mind, DSA has a variety of Home & Living Supports that cater to the different needs and requirements of our participants and People With Disability looking for housing.  It’s a […]

Farm Fresh in full bloom: DSA’s microherb gardens go to market

Your next gourmet meal might be topped with herbs grown and cultivated by our very own DSA supported employees. With the launch of the Farm Fresh project, nutrient-dense microherbs like broccoli spouts and radish shoots grown by DSA supported employees are now being sold at supermarkets and restaurants throughout New South Wales. IGA Mossvale, Highland Fresh […]

Better Together – Doug & Poli

  There’s time for laughs and life lessons when it comes to this dynamic duo! SIL Participant Doug and Lifestyle Mentor Polikalepo (nickname Poli) met through DSA and their joint love of loud music, cars and mischief has quickly blossomed into a great working relationship and friendship. Doug: We met in 2020 when Poli started working […]

A warm welcome to CEO Kate MacRae

Today we welcome Kate MacRae as Chief Executive Officer of the Scope Group. Kate is an accomplished CEO and Board member in the health and disability sectors. She is recognised for her leadership skills and her vision for social impact, making her the ideal person to lead Scope into the future. On joining Scope, Kate […]

Scope Group appoints new CEO

Kate MacRae

The Scope Group today announced the appointment of Kate MacRae to the position of Chief Executive Officer of the Scope Group. Kate takes on the mantle from outgoing CEO, Dr Jennifer Fitzgerald AM, who completes her tenure on 4th February 2022. Scope Chair Professor Sanchia Aranda AM says, “We’re delighted to announce Kate’s appointment after […]

Coronavirus Update

COVID safe measures at DSA

Updated COVID-19 information is provided for the broader DSA community of families, carers and visitors.

DSA participants in Taralga are jumping for joy!

Trampoline fun thanks to Vuly

Sometimes, all it takes to get a big smile from someone is giving them the opportunity to feel the freedom of the wind in their hair, the springs beneath their feet and the weightlessness of gliding through the air. That gift of joy is exactly what Australia’s leading outdoor play equipment company, Vuly Play, gave […]

ANZAC Day Commemorations

For more than 100 years, ANZAC Day has marked the time for Australia and New Zealand to pay tribute to soldiers who have served in all wars, conflicts and peacekeeping operations. It’s an important part of our nation and DSA’s history. Norm Anderton MBE OAM, was our founding chair for more than 20 years but […]