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Supporting Captain Crabb to sail in Japan

02, July 2018

Wayne Crabb loves sailing - a passion he has pursued despite his disability. Wayne, 65, was born with cerebral palsy. He lives independently with support from Cara in an apartment in Adelaide. Wayne is a graphic designer and an avid sailor with Sailability SA.  Wayne's story has also been featured …

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Focus On Ability - Short Film Festival

02, July 2018

Here is another inspiring entry "This is Jack" - vote now. This fim by 14 year old Jess McCann has captured the courage and positive nature of this young man beautifully.

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Australia & New Zealand Cerebral Palsy Strategy

30, April 2018

Cerebral palsy is the most common childhood physical disability, affecting one in 500 Australians. Surprisingly, there is no national strategy guiding services in this field. This is your chance to help us develop our cerebral palsy strategy for Australia. Click here to find out more.

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World CP Day 6 October 2017

02, October 2017

The day is an opportunity to celebrate, raise awareness and take action to ensure that people with cerebral palsy have the same rights, access and opportunity as anyone else in their communities. You can learn more about World CP day by visiting the official website here.

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Ability First Australia welcomes Cerebral Palsy Australia

27, August 2014

Ability First Australia is delighted to announce that as of 1 July 2013, Ability First Australia and Cerebral Palsy Australia have joined forces to create one of Australia’s largest national Not for Profit Organisations. Background Ability First Australia is one of Australia's largest Not for Prof…

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