Cerebral pares, CP, is the most common reason to movement disorders among children, and the most characterized effect of CP is reduced or non-existent muscle control.

CP is caused by a brain damage that emerges during pregnancy, childbirth or during the two first years of living. Barely half of the children with cerebral palsy are premature babies.

Shop for a #inclusivefutureGet 10% off with the code: OURNORMAL10The code is entered in the check outTo the shop >

To have cerebral palsy can vary from hardly noticeable movement difficulties to larger movement disorders. Some people are not in need of any aid at all, while others may need more help, like a wheelchair for example. It is rather common that children with cerebral palsy also have other disabilities, like development-, attention- or percipience difficulties, speak- and language disorder, epilepsy or visual impairment. However, it is essential to point out that the differences vary a lot from one person to another.

Cerebral palsy is divided into three major types: spastic, dyskinetic (athetosis) and ataxic.


Here we share some interviews, stories and other interesting stuff for families with special experiences.

29 March, 2019

Grown up siblings share their stories

Growing up with a sibling with a disability is often something that affects a person in many different ways and…

Read more
10 February, 2019

“The best thing with air rifle shooting is that you feel like a hunter!”

Next up in our series about leisure activities, Johanna tells us about her son Otto's air rifle shooting. A perfect…

Read more
25 September, 2018

He wants to change the face of beauty

Rick Guidotti, founder of Positive Exposure, used to be an award-winning fashion photographer with clients like Vogue and Elle. One…

Read more

Create your family profile and become part of the community today! It is absolutely free to join.

Create profile

Become a part of a supportive family network!

Creating an account is quick and easy, and completely free of charge. Your profile page can only be viewed by other members. Become a part of the community in order to connect with other families, or to be there as a support for others!

Read more

Never miss out on our updates

Submit your e-mail to receive our newsletter. (We promise to only send relevant updates, and not too often! You can choose to unsubscribe anytime you like.)