What: Steptember, Cerebral Palsy Alliance’s leading annual fundraising initiative, which challenges Australian’s to complete activities equivalent to 10,000 steps a day with friends and family for the month of September.
When: 1–28 September 2016
Where: Nationwide, take on the Steptember challenge at www.steptember.org.au
Registration: $25 per adult & $10 per child
Steptember challenges Australians to come together in teams of four and commit to completing activities that equate to 10,000 steps for 28 days in September. The aim is to raise vital funds that support people living with cerebral palsy, as well as ground breaking research. With more than 40 different activities that count toward the daily goal, including running, using a manual wheelchair, yoga, cycling, rugby and even lawn bowling, Steptember offers something for everyone. Taking part is simple – teams log their progress online using the pedometer provided in their free Steptember kit to track their step.
About Cerebral Palsy Alliance:
Cerebral Palsy Alliance has provided support to more than 4,000 people living with the cerebral palsy and their families across NSW and ACT for over 70 years.
Established in 1945, the not for profit organisation provides family-centred therapies, life skills programs, equipment and support for people living with cerebral palsy and their families. The Cerebral Palsy Alliance also funds research into improving current interventions and ultimately finding a prevention and cure for the condition.
About Cerebral Palsy
Affecting approximately 17 million people globally, including 34,000 Australians, cerebral palsy is the most common physical disability in children, accounting for one in every 500 babies. On average, a child is born with cerebral palsy in Australia every 15 hours.
WHEN: 01/09/2016 - 28/09/2016 (All Day Event)
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