SCOPE | CALLING | Expressions of Interest from Community Organisations to have a resource translated into Easy English for FREE | EOIs now open, closing of business Tuesday 17 May

[Edited extract from public address]

COVID Help project enables community organisations to produce and distribute important Easy English communications for their clients.

Scope are passionate about supporting collaborative efforts that bring organisations together to shape systems and processes that make it easier for people experiencing vulnerability to access the support they need to thrive.

About the Partners:
  • Scope Australia produces best-practice Easy English communications to help 44% of Australians with low English literacy understand everyday information. 
  • Thriving Communities Partnership (TCP) is a not-for-profit organisation that brings business and people with lived experience together to ensure everyone has fair access to essential services in Australia. 
  • Transurban operates the Linkt tollways in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane and has a strong commitment to strengthening communities through transport.
Your involvement:
Community partners are invited to express their interest to be part of this project and have the chance to have one of five existing resources translated into Easy English free of charge.

Examples of possible projects your organisation might want to simplify information about include:
  • COVID vaccinations and booster programs
  • mental health supports
  • financial assistance
  • concessions
  • support services
Upon completion the Easy English resources will be promoted far and wide by the participating organisations. They will also be added to the TCP Online Knowledge Centre for easy access.

Lodge Expressions of Interest:
All you need to do is tell us about your project via this this 5-minute survey by close of business Tuesday 17 May to be considered. Expressions of interest will be reviewed based on the opportunity for impact. All organisations will be advised of the outcome by Friday 27 May.

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Address: Level 2,  302 Burwood Road, Hawthorn VIC 3122
Tel: 1300 4 72673