About Us

Cerebral Palsy Australia

helping those with cerebral palsy

Cerebral Palsy Australia

Since 1952, Cerebral Palsy Australia (formerly known as CP Australia and the Australian Cerebral Palsy Association) has provided a national voice for cerebral palsy awareness
Furthermore, Cerebral Palsy Australia has positively contributed to the community through research and development for children and adults with cerebral palsy.



The National Voice

Our mission is the promotion and advancement of the rights, interests, welfare and social inclusion for people with cerebral palsy. Ways we do this include:

  1. assisting in obtaining appropriate funding
  2. supporting and encouraging innovation and improved service practices
  3. encouraging, conducting and supporting research concerning cerebral palsy
  4. working with governments in developing policies for services and support of organisations working with people with cerebral palsy and the people who support them