"Mission: to provide you with the most comprehensive resource and compassionate voice for all things related to caring for a child with cerebral palsy, and other neurological conditions. We strive, everyday, to be your ULTIMATE Resource for EVERYTHING Cerebral Palsy."
"United Cerebral Palsy of Michigan connects people with disabilities to the opportunities and resources needed to live productive and independent lives. UCP Michigan believes that every person with a disability has a right to be a full member of his or her community. UCP Michigan knows that people with disabilities and their families will have to work hard to get the services they need, and that parents of children with cerebral palsy need information and support as they search for answers and services. UCP wants to be there for parents of children with cerebral palsy and for people with disabilities when they need information about their rights and about how to go about getting the services and equipment they need."
"Founded in 1949 as United Cerebral Palsy Association of Metropolitan Detroit, UCP/Detroit is one of over 100 independent, state and local non-profit affiliates and is the leading source of information on cerebral palsy and a leading advocate for the rights of all people with disabilities. Every day UCP/Detroit assists people with disabilities and their families to access much-needed services, supports and resources that help to make "Life without Limits" not just a dream, but a reality."
Cerebral Palsy Fact Sheet: Center for Disease Control
"Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare is one of the world’s top cerebral palsy centers. Our Center for Cerebral Palsy offers comprehensive testing, treatments and services for children, teens and adults. As one of the nation’s Best Children’s Hospitals in pediatric orthopedics, neurology and neurosurgery, we help our patients achieve their highest possible levels of independence, comfort and happiness in a family-centered environment."
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