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Sleep consultant Melissa Doman shares her tips for a great night's sleep for children with cerebral palsy. 

Researchers from Oxford University, England are inviting people, aged 8 to 18 years (and their parents/carers) with ambulant cerebral palsy (GMFCS I-III) who have had or are considering orthopaedic lower limb surgery, to participate in a survey. 

The second part of our COVID-19 Q&A, which also has implications for research surrounding aging and cerebral palsy.

Fri 18 Dec 2020
CPA  Holiday Closures

CPA site and service opening times from January 5 - 18, 2020

Cerebral Palsy Alliance nominated Greater Charitable Foundation for the award following the invaluable support it has provided in the Hunter, Central Coast and NSW Central West regions.

Do you have a moment to particpate in a survey to identify the barriers young people face in transitioning from school to work?

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.

Fri 11 Dec 2020
Cerebral Palsy and COVID-19

Since the beginning of the 2020 pandemic, the CDC has stated that neurologic conditions like cerebral palsy could potentially lead to more serious COVID-19 cases, but there have been few details explaining why, leaving people with all types of CP guessing. We're shedding light where we can.

One of the greatest challenges for most people undertaking rehabilitation is the boredom factor. Children in particular need fun and play to stay motivated and maintain focus on movement goals.