Have you met Gita? This new design by Vespa can carry your belongings, including your shopping, and follow you. It runs for eight hours on a single charge. What would you do if you got one?
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02/22/2017 at 03:02. Facebook
Ahoy, we are calling for Buccaneers on our way to Treasure Island with our nine day group therapy program for children who have cerebral palsy - hemiplegia. The program offers Constraint Induced Movement Therapy (CIMT), an activity based intervention designed to improve upper limb movement skills. Held at our Prairewood site, this fun session will focus on being a pirate and finding the...
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Treasure Island group therapy program | Cerebral Palsy Alliance

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02/22/2017 at 00:17. Facebook
Are you transitioning into the NDIS this year? The NDIS National Disability Insurance Scheme is running their first webinar for the year to help get you started. You can join the conversation on Twitter during the online even using the hashtag #NDISWebinar or be part of the live chat.

NDIS webinar: Developing and starting your first plan

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02/19/2017 at 23:54. Facebook
We found this story over the weekend about accessibility for people with a disability. Is shows that everyone in the community has a responsibility to inclusion and accessibility. What do you think? Do you have a story about inclusion and accessibility you want to share? We would love to hear it!

Bus Driver Builds Student With Wheelchair A Ramp After Seeing Her Struggle

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A big shout out to Penrith City Council for opening this new adult change facility. We hope that all council's follow suit and we see a lot more accessible bathrooms and facilities! Now who's going to be planning a trip to Triangle Park?

Council opens adult change facilities in Penrith CBD

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NDIS National Disability Insurance Scheme have a free webinar for you! On Tuesday 28 February at 2.00pm AEST the NDIS will be hosting a webinar about developing and starting your first plan. If you have questions about getting ready for your planning conversation or want to hear about how you may best implement your plan, this is the webinar for you!

National Disability Insurance Scheme - News Details

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Happy Valentine's Day! A perfect day to again share the beautiful story of Maria and Lindsay Dalmon, who are on an amazing adventure together. Married for 30 years, the couple have made both their dreams come true and more. What are you doing to celebrate? Share your stories and photos!

Duet – Maria and Lindsay Dalmon | Cerebral Palsy Alliance

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Are you part of the LGBT community and would like to be a part of our float at the Mardi Gra parade this year? Check out our blog today and find out how to submit your expression of interest. There will be a float, dance moves and heaps of fun.

Mardi Gras 2017 | Cerebral Palsy Alliance

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The Australian Government has grants available to support people with a disability to attend conferences. We have the media release and link for your application on our blog. Are you thinking of going? We'd love to hear about your experiences!

Grant application open for up to $10,000 to attend conference | Cerebral Palsy Alliance

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So your NDIA plan has been approved but what next? The NDIS National Disability Insurance Scheme has created this video to help answer your questions. The NDIA also have heaps of useful factsheets here: [ Bit.ly Link ]

We also have a little blog post with a quick reference checklist to kick off your new plan here: [ Cerebralpalsy.org.au Link ]

Starting your first NDIS plan

Once your NDIS plan is approved, it is time to put it into action. Watch this new video to find out how.

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β€œShe is now playing outdoor games, something she never did before because she lacked the confidence. We kick the ball in the backyard together, a skill she learned in the Healthy Kids Gym group.” For 10 year old Lauren Saliba, working with her Exercise Physiologist (EP) and in the Healthy Kids Gym group program has had a substantial impact on her health and wellbeing. Read about beautiful...
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Are you developing your first NDIS plan? The NDIS National Disability Insurance Scheme has this nifty video for you to get you started and answer some of your questions. We also have a pre-planning one-to-one session to help you get your paperwork in order before your NDIA planner session: [ Cerebralpalsy.org.au Link ]

Developing your first NDIS plan

You may have a few questions about developing your first plan. We understand that every person living with a disability has different needs, and we’re here t...

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β€œIvan is instrumental in helping us to achieve both short term and long term goals. Ivan relates everything back to swimming for Taylor because that’s her passion, he knows what her currency is and knows how to work with that to get her to achieve his goals,” Mum Toni told us when we caught up to find out about Taylor's next goal - walking the Great Wall of China this year! And how Ivan has...
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The NDIS National Disability Insurance Scheme continues to roll out this year. Do you know when it's coming to your area and how to access it? The NDIA has created this video and a great page of resources to help get you started. You can also visit the NDIS section of our website to see how we can support you to build your new relationship with the NDIA:
[ Cerebralpalsy.org.au Link ]

Accessing the NDIS

As the NDIS is introduced around Australia, you may have a few questions about how to access the NDIS. This video will help you answer some of the more commo...

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"Thank you so very much to you all. We couldn't do all of this without the dedication and support you show our kids. We greatly appreciate all you do for us. Matthew had a blast and cannot wait to do it again soon." Our Sports team work hard to support and develop all our up and coming athletes! We have a range of inclusive sports that could be just right for you. Give us a call if you want to...
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β€œMy favourite part was the finish line. I liked running through the arches on the blue carpet with everybody cheering.” Liam we agree that is the best bit! He was part of our team at the Sanitarium Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon Australia last weekend. What a great race for our Tri team.
β€œI loved the triathlon but especially loved the bike ride. Swimming was the hardest part and the running was easy and hard at the same time. It was good to see my friends Mali and Liam but also good to have support from Peter, Stacey and Sue too.” A big congratulations to Matthew who competed as part of our Triathlon team at the Sanitarium Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon Australia He has his eyes set...
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As Mali crossed the Sanitarium Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon Australia finish line on the weekend, she yelled "that was awesome!" Congratulations Mali - one of three of our triathlon team who competed in the race. All the training and hard work has paid off! Mali is part of our Tri Team who train regularly for races...what's next Mali?
Julian and Brendon visited the Uber offices to find out how to make their idea a reality. They got the chance to meet several teams, across City Operations and UberEATS to marketing and customer support, and learn about the type of issues they work on every day to create positive user experiences on the Uber platform. It was a pretty good day for all involved (thanks Uber) We can't wait to...
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Have you seen your NDIA planner and received your plan? Not sure what your first steps are? We've put together a handy checklist to get you started on your NDIS therapy journey.

Getting started when you receive your NDIS plan | Cerebral Palsy Alliance

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