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Family of youngster with cerebral palsy organise festive fundraising event

Family of youngster with cerebral palsy organise festive fundraising event
Posted on 26 Nov 2018 by EnViva Paediatric

The family of a youngster living with cerebral palsy are organising a fundraising event in a bid to raise money for their local hospital’s physiotherapy department.


Special needs pupils are spending years out of school

Special needs pupils are spending years out of school
Posted on 20 Nov 2018 by EnViva Paediatric

Both unions and teachers have revealed that thousands of children with special educational needs and disabilities are dropping out of education after being “off-rolled” – removed from a school’s roll.


Teenager with Rett Syndrome benefits from portable hoist

Teenager with Rett Syndrome benefits from portable hoist
Posted on 19 Nov 2018 by EnViva Paediatric

A teenage girl living with ultra-rare Rett Syndrome has been gifted a portable hoist by a prominent charity, which will help her to move around more freely with her family.


Donation appeals to help girl with cerebral palsy

Donation appeals to help girl with cerebral palsy
Posted on 13 Nov 2018 by EnViva Paediatric

Elsa Sherlock, four, is in need of donations and sponsors for treatment after being diagnosed with cerebral palsy. The young girl was born prematurely at just 35 weeks after contracting listeria sepsis.


NHS rules mean teen with cerebral palsy can’t stay at his dads

NHS rules mean teen with cerebral palsy can’t stay at his dads
Posted on 13 Nov 2018 by EnViva Paediatric

Father can’t get the specialist equipment he needs to support his 17-year-old son who suffers from cerebral palsy.


Girl’s rare recovery from ‘locked-in’ syndrome

Girl’s rare recovery from ‘locked-in’ syndrome
Posted on 6 Nov 2018 by EnViva Paediatric

Miranda Meldrum, 13, hopes to be home for Christmas after making a rare recovery from “locked-in” syndrome caused by a brain haemorrhage.


Family hopeful that rare operation will help youngster with cerebral palsy

Family hopeful that rare operation will help youngster with cerebral palsy
Posted on 5 Nov 2018 by EnViva Paediatric

The family of a young boy living with cerebral palsy are trying tirelessly to raise enough money for a rare operation which could help him to walk unaided.


Girl with cerebral palsy given Mo Salah shirt after presenting an emotional speech

Girl with cerebral palsy given Mo Salah shirt after presenting an emotional speech
Posted on 30 Oct 2018 by EnViva Paediatric

Sally, aged 10, from Liverpool, attends conductive education classes at cerebral palsy charity Stick ‘n’ Step. Recently, she received a Mo Salah shirt, thanks to the kind actions of a Widnes businessman. Operations Director of Yield UK Ltd, Tony Gibbons


Study potentially offers new hope to children with cerebral palsy

Study potentially offers new hope to children with cerebral palsy
Posted on 29 Oct 2018 by EnViva Paediatric

A new study into the impact of stem cell therapy on symptoms of cerebral palsy potentially offers new hope to children living with the increasingly common condition.


Support for children with Down’s syndrome granted

Support for children with Down’s syndrome granted
Posted on 23 Oct 2018 by EnViva Paediatric

The Steve Morgan Foundation has revealed that £60,500 will be granted to children with Down’s syndrome and their families to ensure they are provided with greater educational support.


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