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World Cerebral Palsy Day, Wednesday 2 October 2013

15, March 2013

World Cerebral Palsy Day is an annual event, celebrated each year on the first Wednesday in October. Organisations from America, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Bulgaria, Canada, China, Croatia, Finland, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Netherlands, New Zealand, Niger, Panama, Poland, Portugal, Scotla…

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Cerebral Palsy Australia does not door-knock

13, March 2013

It has come to our attention that a door-knock fundraising campaign is being conducted in some states by Cerebral Palsy Alliance, an organisation that has been mistaken for Cerebral Palsy Australia. Cerebral Palsy Australia does not conduct door-knocking activities, and nor do its member organisati…

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CP Australia featured in Healthcare in Focus magazine

01, December 2012

Cerebral Palsy Australia President Glenn Rappensberg was recently interviewed for a feature in Healthcare in Focus magazine about CP Australia’s work.

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Cerebral Palsy Australia celebrates 30 years of support for National Disability Services

01, December 2012

Cerebral Palsy Australia has been presented with a National Disability Services (NDS) Membership Recognition Award. The Award recognises its status as a member organisation of NDS for the past 30 years. The NDS Membership Recognition Awards are a new category of membership awards, acknowledging th…

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Calling all inventors and innovators: best World Cerebral Palsy Day ideas shortlisted

01, December 2012

World Cerebral Palsy Day on 4 September 2012 saw a global call-out for ideas about what people living with cerebral palsy need to make their lives more independent or rewarding. From the thousands of ideas submitted, three have been shortlisted following a public vote, and now have the chance to be …

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