Disability Sports Development Conference

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Date(s) - 08/12/2015
All Day

Nottingham Conference Centre


Did you know Cerebral Palsy Sport are holding a National Disability Sports Development Conference?


On the 8th December 2015, Cerebral Palsy Sport will be holding a National Disability Sports Development Conference in Nottingham. This exciting, innovative and unique event is an opportunity for anyone who works with or supports children, young people and adults with a disability to engage in sport and physical activity.

The Cerebral Palsy Sport Disability Sports Conference will have a variety of different speakers that will grace the stage to deliver their expertise and knowledge in their associated area. To find out more about just some of the speakers at the conference click here.

The full programme for the conference can be viewed here.

Delegates will have the opportunity to pick and choose from interactive sessions across 4 themes that will be running throughout the day. The 4 themes are:

Adapted Sports

This is an opportunity for delegates to learn about new learning resources that are being launched by Cerebral Palsy Sport. These resources support our adapted sports programmes and will be delivered by our National Sport Development Officers. The sessions that will be delivered will include RaceRunning, Table Cricket, Frame Football, Bowls and Swimming.

Delegates that attend the sessions will receive a certificate of attendance that they can put towards their Continuing Professional Development.

Effective Partnerships

These sessions will highlight how working together effectively can have a greater impact on inclusive sport participation opportunities.

New Opportunities 

These sessions will provide a platform for some of sport’s National Governing Bodies (NGBs) to showcase their developments and the new opportunities that are out there for people with cerebral palsy and other physical disabilities to enjoy sport.

Therapy in Sport

These sessions will demonstrate how therapy and participating in sport and active recreation can work together to improve the health and well-being of people with physical disabilities.

Delegate rate: £80 + VAT

The conference wants to attract an audience that represents people with cerebral palsy or physical disabilities including Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, 1-1 Support Workers, PE Teachers or leads, NGBs, CSPs, and members from 3rd sector organisations.

Booking Form – Word
Booking Form – PDF

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If you would like more information about the conference please contact Lisa Morton-Smith.

Contact name: Lisa Morton-Smith

Contact telephone: 0115 925 7027

Contact email: lisa.morton-smith@cpsport.org