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The benefits of Dynamic Gait Training for a child with a Spinal Cord Injury

Rifton have published evidence on the benefits of gait training, which specifically explores the effect of dynamic gait training on a child with a spinal


Children’s Equipment – Helpful Guide for Families with Disabled Children

Making sense of what can be a ‘very confusing system’, is often a daunting task for parents with disabled children. Parents often feel overwhelmed by


Getting Back to School with Jiraffe!

Back to School Tips for Children with Special Needs Here at Jiraffe, we know it can be difficult to get back into the swing of


It’s National Story Telling Week!

Sometimes it’s difficult to find stories we can relate to, unless there is a character that we can liken to ourselves or our friends, which

Xmas 2015

Jiraffe’s Top 10 Toys for Christmas!

The UK’s leading retailers have been busy releasing their top 10 toy lists in time for Christmas, so we have compiled our own especially for

The current recruitment drive for OTs

Following on from an interesting two days at The OT Show in Birmingham, we thought it worth exploring a current hot topic in terms of

How to become a therapist for disabled children

At Jiraffe we’re often asked: “How can I get a job working with disabled children?” This isn’t surprising given that parents and carers of disabled

Why choose Jiraffe

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Get in touch

We’re always looking for enthusiastic children, young people, therapists and parents to tell us what they want and how we can improve. Why not send us your story, thoughts, ideas ? Just email us at yourstory@jiraffe.org.uk.