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3 weeks ago

A guide to first diagnosing and treating cerebral palsy 

Finding out your child is at high risk for cerebral palsy (CP) can be a stressful and emotional time. This diagnosis might be something you have suspected from birth, or it might be a complete surprise months after your baby’s birth.  
14 April 2022

CPSN launches new Disability Lifehacks series

Our news feeds get infiltrated every day with ever-evolving assistive tech gadgets and artificial intelligence software; we cannot always keep up. So, we ask Josh, our Customer Service and Administration Officer, for his tips on staying up to date with the latest technologies and apps and what he hopes to achieve with his new Disability Lifehack series.
14 April 2022

Surf’s up for CPSN members, Marianne and Keira

For decades, there has been a stronger demand for inclusive activities and sports. This shift reflects a growing recognition that people with disabilities (particularly children and teens) need the same social and physical outlets as their non-disabled peers that sport can provide. CPSN member Marianne and her daughter recently discovered The Disabled Surfer’s Association, a small but growing organisation that has provided a vital physical outlet while also creating lifelong memories for participants.

Current events

Cuppa Chats for Adults with Cerebral Palsy in 2022

27 January 2022 - 21 December 2022

Cerebral palsy is commonly known as a childhood condition. However, living with cerebral palsy as an adult often means that you have different health, emotional, and social concerns to address than children who have the condition.

Cuppa Chats for Parents of Children with Cerebral Palsy in 2022

16 March 2022 - 14 December 2022
Cuppa Chats for parents is a great chance to stay connected online and meet new people going through similar parenting issues. Grab a cup of coffee, tea, soft drink, beer, or maybe a glass of wine… and start connecting in a meaningful way.

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