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Technology is helping CPA reimagine therapy for children with disability. From powered wheelchairs, augmented alternative communication devices, eye-gaze technology and more, there is no doubt new innovations have and will continue to improve the lives of people with disability.

One device that has made a huge impact on therapy is the Magic Carpet.

Fri 18 Jun 2021
Honouring a friend

A close friend living with CP inspired Dr Robert Higgs to name Cerebral Palsy Alliance as a beneficiary in his will.

It was the Disney film that never happened.

Ella received a Telepractice Support Kit, thanks to a grant from the City of Newcastle during the COVID-19 crisis. 

Wed 27 Jan 2021
Beating the odds

Nicholas had a five percent chance of survival when he was born. Now 23 years old, he is doing the Krazy Kosci Klimb.

Wed 27 Jan 2021
A life of giving

Towards the end of last year, we farewelled one of our most loyal and loved supporters, Renate Cowan.

Fri 11 Dec 2020
Logan's story

Logan's parents noticed something wasn't right. Fortunately, he was referred to the Early Diagnosis Clinic at Cerebral Palsy Alliance.

In 2015, UBS became the principal sponsor of the 20/twenty Challenge in partnership with Cerebral Palsy Alliance.

Wed 9 Dec 2020
Clayton Utz giving back

In 2021, Clayton Utz will be sponsoring two clients on the Krazy Kosci Klimb – Zane and Cameron.