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We fund research into the causes of cerebral palsy and other neurodevelopmental disorders. Research that looks at the possible causes and prevention of such disorders.

The Castang Foundation would like every child to have the best possible start in life and an environment that encourages healthy growth and development.
"Around 10 children in 1000 are born with some sort of disability."
-The Castang Foundation


Can we provide Evidence Based Therapy for Children with Neurodisabilities? The meeting held at The Novartis Foundation in London was jointly sponsored by the Castang Foundation and ... Read more

Past Research

The Multicentre Cerebral Palsy Study: This Study carried out over 6 years from 1998-2004 involved 8 centres across Europe. The aim of the study was to identify potential causes of Cerebral Palsy ... Read more

Current Research

Infantile Spasms: This study aims to compare the effects of Vigabactrin with those of prednisolone and tetracosactide in the treatment of spasms ... Read more

Forthcoming Meetings

Meetings usually happen twice a year in the Spring and Autumn. A full list of forthcoming meetings and their topics can be viewed by clicking the link ... Read more

The Castang Foundation have had books published as a result of workshops and research projects. Learn more...


Registered Charity No. 1003867

Ian Burman
Michael Glynn
Ian Crocker
Paul Eunson
Jeremy Parr
Carol Barfoot


2 More London Riverside, London, SE1 2AP

Tel: 020 7842 8000
Fax: 020 7842 8080
Email: info@castangfoundation.org.uk