September 16, 2011 to September 22, 2011
Pursuant to Presidential Proclamation No. 588 issued on March 25, 2004, declaring September 16-22 as Cerebral Palsy Awareness and Protection Week.
Cerebral Palsy is a non-progressive condition affecting the immature brain characterized by movement, balance, and postural problems. It is the most common disorder that affects children and adults in the world.
The Cerebral Palsy Awareness and Protection Week observance hopes to create an environment that will allow persons with cerebral palsy to enjoy productive lives.