Deadline approaching for the World CP Day Innovation Contest
Could you, or someone you know, invent a solar-powered electric wheelchair, or a waterproof electric wheelchair? Or film a documentary about people who live with cerebral palsy? Then you should participate in the World Cerebral Palsy Day innovation contest and compete for $25,000 in prize money! With the goal of changing the world for people living with disabilities, the innovation contest's deadline is March 31. So get excited, start inventing and share your ideas with us!
Disability Policy Seminar in April
From April 15 to 17, United Cerebral Palsy and AAIDD, The Arc, AUCD, NACDD and SABE will hold the 2013 Disability Policy Seminar in Washington, D.C. Hundreds of advocates and experts attend this event each year to discuss disability policy issues including Medicaid, Social Security, the budget debates, employment and education. Join us for two days of in-depth sessions and visits to congressional offices and make your voices heard!
United Cerebral Palsy (UCP) educates, advocates and provides support services to
ensure a life without limits for people with a spectrum of disabilities. Together
with nearly 100 affiliates, UCP has a mission to advance the independence,
productivity and full citizenship of people disabilities by supporting more than
176,000 children and adults every day—one person at a time, one family at a time.
UCP works to enact real change—to revolutionize care, raise standards of living
and create opportunities—impacting the lives of millions living with disabilities.
For more than 60 years, UCP has worked to ensure the inclusion of individuals with
disabilities in every facet of society. Together, with parents and caregivers,
UCP will continue to push for the social, legal and technological changes that
increase accessibility and independence, allowing people with disabilities to
dream their own dreams, for the next 60 years, and beyond. For more information,
United Cerebral Palsy
1825 K Street NW, Suite 600
Washington, DC 20006
1.800.872.5827 / 202.776.0406
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