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  • Jul, 2022

    Happy Disability Pride Month!

    Written by Hannah Diviney, author, activist and client of CPA. Hannah writes a regular column for CPA exploring her journey with cerebral palsy and activism – head here to check out previous blogs and hear Hannah on […] Read more
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  • Jul, 2022

    Youth Lab #1: register now

    We’re about to kick off a series of ‘Youth Lab’ virtual events where young people with cerebral palsy and similar disabilities will have the chance to co-design a set of recommendations that […] Read more
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  • Jul, 2022

    Highlights from our Town Hall event with youth advocates

    On 21st June, we held a Town Hall event with Australian of the Year Dylan Alcott and hosted by Elly Desmarchelier. Our panel of CPActivists spoke about their lived experiences of social inclusion […] Read more
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  • May, 2022

    The future is yours: register now

    The future of the NDIS is a hot topic, but what does this mean for young people with disability and have we heard enough of these voices throughout this Federal election campaign? […] Read more
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  • Apr, 2022

    National Day of Action: 28 April

    The NDIS has been a gamechanger for people with cerebral palsy, empowering our community with freedom and choice. But the NDIS is at a crossroads – help us to ensure that the […] Read more
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  • Apr, 2022

    Highlights from our 2022 Launch

    On 22nd March we had our first town hall for 2022 with some inspiring speakers talking about their priorities for the year ahead. Read their reflections. Be part of it and watch […] Read more
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  • Mar, 2022

    Meet Tamsin Colley: Australia’s youngest ever track and field Paralympian turns her sights to education

    When Tamsin Colley arrived for the 2016 Paralympic Games she was the youngest member of the Australian team, turning fourteen in Rio. It’s an achievement most of us only dream of. As […] Read more
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  • Mar, 2022

    Cerebral Conversations: Work/Life Brilliance with Marley Lyras-Hull

    Marley Lyras-Hull is a master juggler, Cerebral Palsy Alliance employee, and is currently studying her fourth degree – and she shares the secrets behind her drive on the Cerebral Conversations Podcast. She’s raising three daughters, one of whom lives with a disability, and Marley herself lives with cerebral palsy. When there really are only 24 hours in a day, how does she get it all done? Marley talks about how she juggles ALL the things, what inspires her, and her tips for other parents living with a disability or parenting a child with disability. Read more
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  • Mar, 2022

    A campaign to break the boundaries of love

    CPActive Champion Jerusha Mather is on a quest to find love. Living with cerebral palsy, Jerusha knows that for people with disabilities the journey can take extra twists and turns. On major dating apps, people with disabilities often experience discrimination, where their prospects of being seen as a potential partner are often judged according to their disabilities. Read more
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  • Mar, 2022

    CPA Intern Ananya: My Workplace Experience

    By Ananya Choudhary My name is Ananya Choudhary, I am sixteen years old with Cerebral Palsy. I am in my last year of secondary education and currently studying at Macarthur Girls High […] Read more
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