Enabling ALL who live with Cerebral Palsy (CP) to LIVE to their fullest potential.

Cerebral Palsy affects a person’s daily living skills throughout life.  The extent depends on the type of “CP” and the degree of involvement (severity).  These organizations provide healthcare beyond pediatrics which enables those with Cerebral Palsy (CP) to LIVE to their fullest potential.

Some centers have patients from throughout the world!

UNC-CIDD

UNC’s Carolina Institute for Developmental Disabilities (CIDD) is a University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDD) dedicated to providing exemplary clinical services to individuals of all ages who have concerns about or are at risk for intellectual and developmental disabilities.
 

Conditions such as:

  • Cerebral Palsy (CP)
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Genetic or medical conditions which impact development, health, and independence

 


Carolina Institute for Developmental Disabilities (CIDD)

CIDD is home to three core federal training initiatives which offer clinical and research opportunities: University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities Education, Research and Service (UCEDD); Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disabilities (LEND); and the Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Center (IDDRC).  There’s also an Intellectual and Developmental Disorders Registry available for NC residents who want to participate in research studies at UNC-Chapel Hill.

Additionally, the Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation’s  offers comprehensive care “lifespan” care.