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APPG on adult CP Report #CerebralPalsyAwarenessMonth

We are delighted to share with you that the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Cerebral Palsy, that we sponsored together with SCOPE, has today published their report into the barriers for adults with Cerebral Palsy on achieving full life participation in healthcare and the workplace.

Read the report here.

Image of report on barriers faced by adults with cerebral palsy to full life participation

ARE ADULTS WITH CEREBRAL PALSY SECOND CLASS CITIZENS?

To coincide with World Cerebral Palsy Day, six world class athletes with Cerebral Palsy have lent their images to a new set of mock ‘Second Class Stamps’ to raise awareness of how the 130,000 adults with CP are treated like ‘Second Class Citizens’ when it comes to healthcare. Unlike adults with other lifelong health conditions, joined-up healthcare stops at the age of 18 for people with CP.

Read the Press Release here and find out more about the campaign and who is supporting us.

 

WINNER: SHOOK FOR ADULT CP HUB – #STAMPOUTTHEGAP

Shook, the creative force behind our successful #StampOutTheGap campaign received the recognition they so richly deserve with the campaign winning the award for “Health and Wellness Campaign of the Year” at the Creative Moment Awards 2021.

 

 

The Call for Evidence has opened after a successful first meeting of the APPG on Cerebral Palsy

Share your personal and / or professional experiences as written evidence

The call for evidence is now open and will contribute towards the report that will cover access to health services & barriers to employment for adults with Cerebral Palsy. Your experiences are important.

 

 

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