Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral Palsy affects 1 child in 400. It is a wide-ranging term and can show barely noticeable movement Page 6 image bottomproblems to those with severe disabilites affecting all four limbs. It is sometime associated with hearing and visual impairments.

These children have the same wants, needs, emotions and feelings as an able bodied child and some have above average intellect, but they are locked inside a body they have no control over.

There is no cure but there is help. Correct learning at an early age can help give these children a better quality of life.