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F-words in Disability: How do these apply to your life?

Thursday, October 12, 2017. 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

In this presentation, we will introduce the F-words in disability – function, family, fitness, fun, friends and future! The F-words will provide a framework for a discussion about participation and transitions. Practical strategies for using the F-words and resources from the CanChild website will be shared.

OFCP - 1630 Lawrence Avenue West, Toronto, M6L 1C5
Community Room

Contact Cathy Persons by September 28, 2017.
416 244 9686 ext.224 or Toll Free 1 877 244 9686 ext.224

Please advise at time of registration if you require communication or personal assistance during the workshop. Light snack will be served.


Invitation to the 70th OFCP
Annual General Meeting

If your are an Individual Member of the Ontario Federation for Cerebral Palsy, you are entitled to vote at the OFCP Annual General Meeting (AGM) if you are 18 years of age and over.

In addition to the AGM, the day event will include entertainment, buffet lunch, followed by the Awards Ceremony.

WHEN: Friday, November 03, 2017
TIME: 10:00 am – 2:30 pm
WHERE: Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital
150 Kilgour Road, Toronto, Ontario, M4G 1R8

If you are planning to attend please RSVP by Friday, September 22, 2017 to:
Cindy DeGraaff at 416-244-9686, toll free 1-877-244-9686, Ext. 236 or email: cindy@ofcp.ca

Please note that only those who register will be receiving a registration package along with materials for the AGM.

We look forward to seeing you on November 3rd.





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Federated Health Charities Kick Off Annual Charitable Giving Campaign 

Federated Health Charities is a coalition of 16 provincially-based health charities in Ontario dedicated to raising funds for its members within the Ontario Public Service that will support health education and awareness, medical research, and client and patient services. 

Ontario Federation for Cerebral Palsy (OFCP) has been one of the charities lucky enough to receive funds from the Federated Health Charities campaign for 27 years now. 

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Surveys, Studies & Research Participants


The Ontario Federation for Cerebral Palsy is committed to supporting the most advanced and highest quality of Cerebral Palsy research, including the cure, cause, prevention, improved treatment and/or understanding of cerebral palsy.  The OFCP accepts applications for recruitment from the fields of biomedicine, health services and systems research, population studies and clinical research.  The OFCP Cerebral Palsy Medical and Research Advisory Board is pleased and proud to assist fellow researchers who meet criteria in order to recruit participants for their projects.

For the application form and guidelines for research recruitment requests please click here


OFCP is committed to supporting the most advanced and/or highest quality of Cerebral Palsy research in Canada. OFCP is not involved in the research recruitment programs listed below but has agreed to list the following research projects which are seeking participants for their projects. Any participation or involvement is at the discretion of each individual and is not connected with the Ontario Federation for Cerebral Palsy.







Calendar of Events

October 2017
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
September 25, 2017 September 26, 2017 September 27, 2017 September 28, 2017 September 29, 2017 September 30, 2017 October 1, 2017
October 2, 2017 October 3, 2017 October 4, 2017 October 5, 2017 October 6, 2017 October 7, 2017 October 8, 2017
October 9, 2017 October 10, 2017 October 11, 2017 October 12, 2017

Category: OFCP hosted eventF-words in Disability: How do these apply to your life?

F-words in Disability: How do these apply to your life?
October 13, 2017 October 14, 2017 October 15, 2017
October 16, 2017 October 17, 2017 October 18, 2017 October 19, 2017 October 20, 2017 October 21, 2017 October 22, 2017
October 23, 2017 October 24, 2017 October 25, 2017 October 26, 2017 October 27, 2017 October 28, 2017

Category: Non OFCP eventIce Conference

Ice Conference
October 29, 2017

Category: Non OFCP eventIce Conference

Ice Conference
October 30, 2017 October 31, 2017 November 1, 2017 November 2, 2017 November 3, 2017

Category: OFCP hosted eventOFCP Annual General Meeting

OFCP Annual General Meeting
November 4, 2017 November 5, 2017