Research opportunity: young people living with cerebral palsy

What was school like for you?

Want to tell us about your personal experiences?

Researchers from The University of Newcastle are seeking young people living with cerebral palsy to participate in a series of arts workshops and interviews aimed at exploring the personal experiences of people with disabilities during their compulsory schooling years.

To participate, you must:

  • Be aged between 18-25 years old
  • Have been diagnosed with cerebral palsy
  • Completed compulsory schooling more than 12 months ago
  • Live in the Newcastle and Hunter Region areas
  • Have great/clear verbal and written communication skills

No previous art experience is required to participate in this study. However, participants must be able to use art materials such as pencils, paintbrushes and scissors without assistance.

If you are interested in participating in this study, please contact the following email address:


The arts workshops are starting soon, so please submit your application by Friday 23 September.

Click here to find out more about the research study and access the full information statement.