CPEC is a registered National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) Provider & Better Start for Children with Disability Provider

Journal of Occupational Therapy, Schools, & Early Intervention

Therapists’ perspectives: supporting children to use switches and technology for accessing their environment, leisure, and communication by Fiona Beauchamp, Helen Bourke-Taylor & Ted Brown. Introduction School-aged children with cerebral palsy (CP) need a multitude of support from teachers, allied… Read More

Healthy Mothers Healthy Families

A free workshop will run at CPEC on Saturday 24 February 2018 for mothers of children with disabilities. It will cover strategies to achieve better health, well-being and empowerment while balancing the full scope of family life. A… Read More

2017 Melbourne Marathon – Thank you

Thank you to everyone who volunteered and fundraised for us this year – your support has made a real difference to the children at our Centre. As the official charity of the Melbourne Marathon this was CPEC’s  major fundraiser… Read More

Australasian Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine 9th Biennial Scientific Conference

The Australasian Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine (AusACPDM) is holding a 9th Biennial Scientific Conference, taking place from the 21 to 24 March 2018 in Auckland, New Zealand. Conference name: Australasian Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine 9th Biennial… Read More

Australian Charter of Healthcare Rights

The Australian Charter of Healthcare Rights describes the rights of patients and other people using the Australian health system. These rights are essential to make sure that, wherever and whenever care is provided, it is of high quality… Read More

Young Carer Bursary Program

If you are aged between 12 and 25, actively engaged in education and help care for someone with a disability, you might be eligible for a a $3,000 scholarship through the DSS Young Carer Bursary Program. Follow the link… Read More