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Ga. panel OKs medical marijuana bill

...Anthony and Sarah Caruso of Flowery Branch also brought their daughter, 5-year-old Britlyn. She suffers from cerebral palsy and epilepsy. Prior to the hearing, Sarah Caruso described the bill as "a step in the right direction.""Parents...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-03-13/ga-panel-oks-medical-mar
North Augusta chamber honors RECing Crew founder

...and monthly social activities.Stickler started the group when she moved to North Augusta so that her son, who has cerebral palsy, could have an avenue for recreational activities. Last year, she helped design an adaptive playground at Riverview...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-02-17/north-augus
German skier solidifies her status after another Alpine gold medal

...his second consecutive Olympic title Monday night, then celebrated with older brother Frederic, whose life with cerebral palsy provides a daily reality check on the considerable gifts Bilodeau has been granted."He has dreams like you...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-02-10/german-skier-solidifies-
Richmond County Sheriff's Office gives 'differently-abled' child special needs chair

...Friday. "We're here to make the community better in every way we can."Noah was born three months premature with cerebral palsy. Doctors told his mother, Naomi, that her only child would never talk, walk or crawl."I made a promise when...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-10-04/richmond-county-sheriffs-offi
Behavioral health program taking on a new look

...to reimburse properly the providers of services to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.United Cerebral Palsy of Georgia, Coastal Center for Developmental Services, Hope Haven of Northeast Georgia and Creative Community Services...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-08-20/behavioral-health-program-ta
Finding independence, despite a disability

...in a $1.5 million, federally funded complex completed last month ? had not dwindled.As a person living with cerebral palsy, acquiring her new home symbolized something more: it was the first day she would live as an independent adult...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-29/finding-independence-despite-
Paralympic gold medalist to visit A.R. Johnson

...message is no matter what challenges us, we can and should do whatever we'd like to do."Lamback, born with cerebral palsy, competed in his third Paralympic games in London this summer. He captured the gold medal in the 50-meter freestyle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-11-28/paralympic-gold-medalist-visi
Lamback shares Paralympic accomplishments with A.R. Johnson students

...dedication, but if you want it bad, you can do it," he told the students as he sat on the auditorium stage. Born with cerebral palsy, Lamback, 26, has been active since he was a child. He grew up swimming and playing baseball, but as he got older...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2012-11-29/lamback-shares-paralympic
Jerry Taylor, advocate for disabled, dies at 72

...a leading advocate for disabled people in Augusta, died Thursday. He was 72.Taylor, who was diagnosed with cerebral palsy as a baby, founded the Community Outreach Program for the Handicapped in 1982. The nonprofit helped hundreds of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-12-13/jerry-taylor-advocate-disable
Adaptive playground opens in North Augusta

...Crew. She was on the committee that helped design the playground.Stickler's 33-year-old son, Stephen, has cerebral palsy and she founded the REC'ing Crew to give him and others with special needs a recreational outlet."I always believed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-01-30/adaptive-playground-opens-nor