Cerebral Palsy Sport

National Table Cricket Community League

Cerebral Palsy (CP) Sport is appealing for help with its inspiring National Table Cricket Community League. Table Cricket is as adapted table top version of the traditional game and allows people with mild to severe physical disabilities to enjoy the wellbeing benefits of participating in sport.

history Campaign has now closed

It ran from 6:20 PM, 28 December 2013 to 12:00 AM, 1 November 2014

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Registered Charity in England and Wales (1088600)

Amount raised

£5

Donations

1

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Situation

People without a disability are free to choose whether or not to play sport; individuals with cerebral palsy do not have the same choice. You might expect local authorities to provide these opportunities however people with cerebral palsy are often overlooked because these organisations do not have the skills, resources or capacity to deliver. “I struggled to find my son suitable regular football sessions where we were living. I didn't know where to go or what to do." (Cerebral Palsy parent)

Solution

The National Table Cricket Community League will solve this problem in the following ways: 1) The equipment and the laws of the game have been specially adapted so table cricket can be played and enjoyed by people with mild, moderate and severe physical