Category Archives: cerebral palsy
When they forgot to put the brakes on’
By James Rush
Today, Independent.ie spoke to mum-of-one Heather Hogan.
Heather is mother of teenager David (16).
Shortly after his birth, David was diagnosed with cerebral palsy.
At the age of two, he was diagnosed with autism. In recent years, he has lost the sight in his left eye, with his remaining sight fading.
David needs care around the clock.
Northfields in Moston and Eric Hobin, in Charlestown, will close from next year – a move now approved by the council