Campaigns News

Young Ambassador named amongst Sheffield’s most Inspirational Women

During March, International Women’s Day is recognised across the globe. On 8th March this year, Cerebral Palsy Sport shared stories from female participants at our events, and announced a new Young Sporting Ambassador to our team, Catriona Chung. Another Young Sporting Ambassador for Cerebral Palsy Sport, Ellie Simpson. was also recognised on this day, as […]

Young Sporting Ambassador announced on International Women’s Day

The 8th March 2019 marks International Women’s Day and we are taking the opportunity to celebrate and highlight the achievements of our female participants as well as the impact they have as role models for the next generation. Cerebral palsy is the single largest cause of childhood physical disability in the developed world and it is […]

Celebrating Cerebral Palsy Awareness Month 2019

March is Cerebral Palsy Awareness Month. It is an opportunity to celebrate, educate and help share some of the work that we do here at Cerebral Palsy Sport, and particularly the impact we have on peoples lives. Cerebral Palsy affects many people and is more common than some people realise. Around 2-2.5 in every 1000 […]

#BigThankYou on International Volunteer Day 2018

International Volunteer Day (IVD) on 5th December was designated by the United Nations in 1985 as an international observance day to celebrate the power and potential of volunteerism. Volunteering at Cerebral Palsy Sport can cover many different activities from being a sporting official to a trustee on the board, from educating to fundraising and we […]

Celebrating International Day of Persons with Disabilities

Today, 3rd December 2018 marks the International Day of Persons with Disabilities. The annual observance of the International Day of Disabled Persons was proclaimed in 1992, by the United Nations. It aims to promote the rights and well-being of persons with disabilities in all spheres of society and development, and to increase awareness of the situation […]

Cerebral Palsy Sport to mark World CP Day

Cerebral Palsy Sport is delighted to announce that we will be marking World CP Day 2018 Saturday 6 October 2018 by holding an athletics and swimming training camp followed by our AGM and Awards evening. For more information on how to book onto the athletics and swimming training day event, please click here. The General Meeting […]

Activity Alliance launch new strategy ‘Achieving Inclusion Together’

As a member organisation of the Activity Alliance, Cerebral Palsy Sport is delighted to share their new 2018-2021 strategy, ‘Achieving Inclusion Together’. Determined to change the reality of disability, inclusion and sport, the Activity Alliance looks to a future where disabled people are just as likely as non-disabled people to be active. Disabled people count […]

Mental Health Awareness Week 2018

Mental Health Awareness week runs between Monday 14th May and Sunday 20th May and here at CP Sport we want to help raise awareness. Did you know: Mental health problems are more common in people with physical disabilities 1 in 4 people experience mental illness each year 10% of children have a mental health problem Depression […]

Cerebral Palsy Sport Launch #CPCan Campaign

To coincide with Cerebral Palsy Awareness Month, CP Sport will be using the whole of March to promote #CPCan. The #CPCan Campaign is about raising awareness of cerebral palsy, promoting the range of fantastic opportunities that are available for people with cerebral palsy and physical disabilities, and showcase what people with CP can do. As […]