Real life stories

Eight year old Harry's family moved to Australia from the UK to give Harry a better life. His mum, carer and therapist talk about his progress and whether the move was a success. 

Being a parent has to be the most rewarding yet toughest job. So, imagine the challenges a parent with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) faces when their child also has ADHD.

Tue 11 Feb 2020
Teaming up for the twins

2019 was a big year for 59-year-old twins, Kerry and Steven in Sydney’s west. It was the year when they finally moved out of their parents’ home, thanks to the joint efforts of CPA and Hume Community Housing.

Little Harry was born at just 24 weeks, weighing a tiny 657 grams. It was a scary time for parents Elle and Nathan, having lost their first son soon after birth.

New Year, new you? Aaryan shares how he maintains his motivation to keep challenging himself to keep fit. 

Marley works full time at CPA while studying for a degree, and as three daughters, two of whom live with disabilities. Marley demonstrates how she finds the energy and motivation to successfully juggles her busy life. 

CPA transform lives through finding the perfect home for clients who need accommodation support. Our client Ashley is now living his best life, since moving homes he's build independence, made friends and taken up new hobbies.

'I wish I'd used my own cup': Mother's heartbreaking warning after a common virus she believes she caught from her toddler while pregnant left her baby son severely disabled and unable to walk or talk.

We spoke to 10 year-old actor Logan Reberger, who stars in Hardball, a new children’s TV program produced by the ABC, about his experiences. Logan lives with Multi Mini-Core Myopathy, and plays Jerry who lives with cerebral palsy.