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Cerebral palsy 18mo old, advice?

CharliepCharliep Member Posts: 2 Listener
edited August 2018 in Cerebral Palsy
Hi just reaching out to see if anyone is in the same boat, no one I talk to understands what we are going through as a family just need someone to vent, get advice and general chit chat 


  • robinhood8robinhood8 Member Posts: 120 Courageous
    Hello and welcome to a community share your problems with all us and thus we may have in the same situation
  • Ami2301Ami2301 Community Co-Production Group Posts: 7,469 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @Charliep
    Welcome to the community! Check out the Specific Conditions section and you will find Cerebal Palsy, varied discussions regarding the condition. I'm sure others will be in contact with you soon :)
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  • Chloe_ScopeChloe_Scope Scope Posts: 10,652 Disability Gamechanger
    edited August 2018
    Hi @Charliep and a very warm welcome to the community! We have a CP board that I will move this discussion to and I hope this will help you find others. It may also be worth looking at the Parents and Carers board. The community is about giving advice and support so I hope we can offer you just that.
    I have CP myself so if you had any more general questions then I would love to help! We also have my colleague @Richard_Scope who is the Cerebral Palsy information specialist!
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  • Sam_AlumniSam_Alumni Scope alumni Posts: 7,731 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @Charliep
    We have some videos of parents discussing their child's impairments that you might like to watch?

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  • Richard_ScopeRichard_Scope Posts: 2,733

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    Hi @Charliep
    Great to meet you! It can be a very lonely time as a parent when you have received a diagnosis. I have Cerebral Palsy myself and can chat to you about any aspects of CP. I would also like to suggest a really useful book called Including Children with Cerebral Palsy in the Early Years
    You don't have to go through this alone. We are here as a community to help where we can.
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