Restricted Growth Association
Self-help group providing and sharing information and support for people with restricted growth conditions and their families.
- To reduce social barriers for people with restricted growth.
- To improve quality of life for persons of restricted growth.
- To enhance the role in society for persons of restricted growth.
- To lessen the fear and distress and disadvantages for families when a child with restricted growth is born.
- To provide fellowship, mutual support and encouragement for individuals and their families.
- To further self-fulfilment and independence.
- Encourages and supports research into matters related to restricted growth.
- Offers opportunities for get-togethers regionally and nationally, for mutual comfort and confidence boosting through social events.
- Offers practical help with clothing and shoes, clothes exchange, suitable children's toys, bicycle building or adaptation, reaching aids and how to apply for benefits and grants.
- Offers advice on education, training and employment.
- Providing support to the families and friends of people with restricted growth, and to professionals.
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