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Stories


Whether you are a person with cerebral palsy, carer, parent or friend of someone with cerebral palsy we want to hear your story.

Your story can be submitted as a written piece or video. For a written story please include a photo that we can include with the story (eg. an image that illustrates the theme of your story, self portrait, person with cerebral palsy in action, etc.).  

You can submit your story here.

Please allow 7-10 days for our Communications Team to review your story and help with editing. Once we are finished we will send it back to you for your approval before your story is published.


Helping Others with Disabilities Access Technology

07, May 2018

Noah Callan is the founder of Disability Tek. Disability Tek is a platform where people with disabilities can share and learn about assistive technologies that will enable them to be more connected and empowered in their daily lives. Our ideology is 'Help others with disabilities access technology b…

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Queensland Newsreader Heather Foord introduces us to her inspirational nephew, Will

27, August 2014

"I had been a newsreader for just a fledgling four years when my wonderful sister Melinda had William, her third son.  We were all looking forward to his birth, especially me – because I was to hold her hand during labour and, when the going got tough, I was to distract her with my tap-dancing. Bu…

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Proud Grandparents watch Garnett 'have a go'

26, August 2014

Three years ago my grandson Garnett Donnelly was a healthy little boy, then all of a sudden, out of the blue, Garnett had a seizure. At first doctors put it down to heat, but the seizures continued to occur. After further investigation, it was confirmed that Garnett had suffered a mild right side he…

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Rowing with Isaac Denholm

26, August 2014

Hello my name is Isaac and I'm 14 years old. I was born with mild cerebal palsy. I believe it is important to challenge yourself. I have taken on many challenges like rowing, weightlifting and farming. I lived in Brisbane Queensland for a few years and now reside in Hobart Tasmania and board at Hu…

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Miss Independent

26, August 2014

View Madison's story on YouTube.  My name is Madison Tully and I am 17 years old from Brisbane. I have hemiplegic cerebral palsy. My interests include Track and Field, Cross Country and Swimming.  I was diagnosed with cerebral palsy at the age of 2 and didn’t learn how to walk until the age of 3. …

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