CPL's Southport Services (formerly the Cerebral Palsy League)
CPL – Choice, Passion, Life is the leading provider of integrated support, therapy and advice for people living with a disability in Queensland and Northern New South Wales, and their families.
We work with our clients at every stage of their lives. We deliver the very best support, guidance, technology and understanding possible, so people can achieve the things that matter the most to them. We know that given the right opportunities, people can grow beyond expectations and create amazing lives.
“I couldn’t be happier with the level of support that CPL gives Luke, they have helped to make real improvements to his development and in particular, his communication skills.” – Sandy, mum of CPL client Luke.
Creative arts, sports and life skills programs
Design your own services to match what you want to do! We have a range of creative arts and life skills programs such as learning how to use the latest technology like iPads through to budgeting and using public transport. You could paint, make music, fish, sail... the point is that it's about what you want to do and achieve.
Supporting you in your community
We support children, adults and seniors to be active members of their communities. Want to learn a new hobby, visit friends and family or tick something off your bucket list? We’re here to support you to achieve your goals and live the life you choose. At CPL, our personalised services are based on what you want to do.
Other programs include:
Cool Kids Respite Program
Parents and carers, take a break with CPL’s Cool Kids Respite Program. Your child or teenager can enjoy fun programs on the weekends while you get some rest or run errands. Siblings are also welcome to join. It even includes exciting visits to iconic Gold Coast attractions!
Vacation and After School Care
Vacation and after school care is available for children and teenagers of all abilities from 5 to 18 years old. Your child can enjoy games, cooking and outdoor play after school and during the school holidays. Siblings are also welcome to join! Childcare benefits and rebates are available. Our service follows the national My Time, Our Place Framework.
Disability Employment Services
Mylestones Employment is a business initiative of CPL and registered Disability Employment Service provider. We support Queenslanders to overcome their barriers to get jobs. We'll work with you to find long term employment that matches your skills and career goals in an industry you're interested in. We also work closely with local businesses to match job seekers to their organisations.
We can help you:
- Get ready for work
- Find a job or traineeship
- Grow your career
- Find local and reliable staff for your business
CPL’s My Life Host Provider can give you choice and control over your services. Work with us to set goals and create a personalised support plan based on your funding. Take a look at our step-by-step guide on choosing CPL's My Life as your host provider. CPL is also an approved host provider under the Queensland Government's Your Life Your Choice initiative.
55 Ridgeway Avenue,
SOUTHPORT 4215 QLD
8:30am - 4:30pmTuesday
8:30am - 4:30pmWednesday
8:30am - 4:30pmThursday
8:30am - 4:30pmFriday
8:30am - 4:30pmSaturday
Notes on public holiday hours:
We are closed on public holidays
Fees & Charges
Charges apply for all services
Clients can be referred to this service either on a fee for service basis (e.g Better Start), or to be put on a waiting list to become a government funded client.
Bulk billing is not available