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Parents with Cerebral Palsy Can Keep Baby | Care2 Causes

Parents with Cerebral Palsy Can Keep Baby | Care2 Causes

This week, Kristina Chew wrote about Toronto-area couple Maricyl Palisoc and Charles Wilton, who were fighting to keep their newborn baby William at home with them. Palisoc and Wilton both have cerebral palsy , “a group of disorders that can involve brain and nervous system functions such as movement, learning, hearing, seeing, and thinking” and the Children’s Aid Society (CAS) was insisting that they have 24-hour assistance from an “able-bodied” caregiver if they wanted to keep William at home. Differently-Abled, Not Unfit Every human being has strengths and limitations. The specific limitations that come with cerebral palsy are not necessarily any more relevant to someone’s ability to parent than the limitations that other parents may have. Earlier this week, Palisoc told CBC News that having cerebral palsy will not keep her from doing what she needs to do for her child....

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