We inspire and motivate
At The Rainbow Centre we inspire and support children with Cerebral Palsy and adults with a stroke, MS and Parkinson’s disease, adult Cerebral Palsy, Head Injury and their families. Through a system of learning called Conductive Education we encourage and teach our children/participants to take an active role in their own development. Our children/participants learn new ways to become active and happy individuals who are proud of their own achievements and ready for life’s challenges. We focus on what you CAN DO and inspire all children/participants reach their full potential.
Prime Minister, David Cameron, discusses the benefits of Conductive Education, which was developed by Dr Andras Peto at The Peto Institute in Budapest, Hungary, in 1945. He ...
I was able to take continuous steps for about 3 metres with the help of mummy and Nora.
"Attending the CE sessions improved my motivation both physically and mentally. It is showing me what is possible with a restricted movement pattern. Confidence building and stimulation of the body and mind."- Terry - Stroke Group
" My first visit to the Rainbow Centre we experienced a smile and welcome; this applied to every member of staff from the office to the service - very nice positive people.
My shoulder pain has almost gone, sleeping better, signs that my arm is awakening. There is a long haul ahead but I AM optimistic of some degree of recovery. "
"Sophia is now more independent which allows not only her but the rest of the family more freedom. We have also learnt songs and activities we can integrate into daily life in order to help Sophia develop and reach her full potential"- Juliet - Sophia's Mum