Cerebral Palsy

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UK sources of information and / or support

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Patient UK

Has an information leaflet on Cerebral Palsy

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Scope

Information and support for people with cerebral palsy.

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Bobath Centre

A non-profit making organisation that specialises in the treatment of cerebral palsy and acquired neurological conditions in children & adults.

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HemiHelp

HemiHelp provides information and support for children with hemiplegia and their families and aims to increase public and professional awareness of hemiplegia and its associated conditions.

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Scottish Centre for Children with Motor Impairments (the)

A national centre for children with motor impairments, based on conductive education within the context of national advice on the curriculum in Scotland. Help for children and their families whose lives are touched by cerebral palsy.

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The Movement Centre

An independent not-for-profit specialist physiotherapy centre dedicated to helping children with cerebral palsy and related problems of movement control.

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Foundation for Conductive Education

Conductive Education is a method of treatment for people with motor disorders - conditions such as Cerebral Palsy, head injuries, strokes, Parkinson's disease, Multiple Sclerosis, Dystonia and other movement disorders of neurological origin. It offers people with these conditions the opportunity to gain a degree of independence.

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Selective dorsal rhizotomy for spasticity in cerebral palsy

A patient guide to complement the NICE national guideline for health professionals called Selective dorsal rhizotomy for spasticity in cerebral palsy.

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CP Sport England & Wales

Cerebral Palsy Sport promotes and seeks to increase sport and physical recreational opportunities for people with a disability and especially those who have cerebral palsy.

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Living with Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral Palsy and Neuromuscular Scoliosis information, forum and links. Website created and maintained by a person with cerebral palsy.

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Cerebral palsy

Information from NHS Choices - the government's patient information portal.

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Cerebral palsy

Information from BUPA.


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