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A guide to managing dystonia 

When it comes to cerebral palsy (CP), there is a wealth of information and knowledge dedicated to symptoms like spasticity and ataxia. However, little is understood about dystonia – perhaps because it is a rarer side effect of CP. 
22 August 2022

Why aged care workers should make the switch to the disability sector

Victorian councils have continued to cut funding for in-home help for older residents. This dilemma comes at the same time the disability sector and NDIS providers like The Cerebral Palsy Support Network (CPSN), are eagerly seeking workers for their growing client lists. 
18 August 2022

Tools and strategies for managing and improving your food nutrition

Many Australians struggle to get adequate amounts of nutrition throughout the day, and if you add the challenges of a disability to the equation, this can quickly become harder. Money, lack of knowledge about proper nutrition, and unique dietary requirements are some of the barriers people with disabilities can experience when accessing healthy food regularly.
20 July 2022

CPSN’S Board Kickstarter Program  

Many people with disabilities want to know how they can advocate for their community. Sitting on a Board as a person with lived experience can be a powerful way to create change, however, it can feel overwhelming knowing where to start. 

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