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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.

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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