Being a parent is hard work and the learning curve is steep. Explosive nappies, making naughty spots work, not to mention the trials and tribulations of the playground. Throw in the additional challenges of cerebral palsy and there is even more to get to grips with. And yet, as a parent of a child with additional needs it’s not always easy to find the information you need.
In this section, you’ll find advice on finding emotional support, links to online forums where you can share experiences with other like-minded parents, as well as more detailed information on the financial and legal support available.
Search for groups and activities in your area.
Advice from other parents and links to popular online forums.
Are you making the most of the financial support available?
Further advice for families who are living with the consequences of medical negligence.
Find out about activies & clubs, respite care, and accessible holiday destinations.
Find out about the types of healthcare and therapy available across Scotland.
Charities offering support and information to anyone affected by CP in Scotland.
Have a look at the courses on offer that could enhance your work with those who have cerebral palsy.
Further information and advice.