Advocacy

RFTSlogo250x131Children’s Cerebral Palsy Movement is also The California Chapter of Reaching For The Stars (RFTS)

• In 2005, RFTS, a parent-led foundation was launched.
• In 2014, RFTS gathered 7,000 petition signatures and appeared before the Senate Committee to influence the US federal budget.
• As of 2015, the US federal budget appropriations language now calls for a 5-year strategic plan and research infrastructure for CP.
• In 2015, Children’s Cerebral Palsy Movement officially became the California Chapter of Reaching for the Stars, dedicated to serve our local community with CP education, advocacy and research and to support innovative rehabilitation.

The time is now to make a difference!