IFCPF Features an article on their website and social media pages, covering our 13th Sangiti, a webinar conducted earlier, to introduce CP Football (female). The link is below.


CPSFI and IFCPF team up to discuss CP Football (female)


14th Sangiti, 31 January 2021, a webinar by The FC Bengal in association with CPSFI and All India Football Federation. A brief introduction to CPSFI and its activities followed by discussion. The panel included, 

Kavita Suresh, General Secretary & CEO

Ashwini Nachappa, Olympian & Arjuna Awardee

Chokey Nima, FIFA Regional Technical Consultant, South Asia Region

Mohammed Al-Refai, Network Development Manager, AFC Social Responsibility Programme

Rathin Saha, Sr Manager, Grassroots, AIFF

Hemam Shilky Devi, Indian National Football Team

Aveka Singh, AFC Aurora Ambassador, Indian National Football Team

13th Sangiti, 29 January 2021, a webinar by CPSFI in association with IFCPF and All India Football Federation. A brief introduction to CPSFI and its activities followed by introduction to CP Football (female) by the team from IFCPF. The presentations were followed by a discussion. The panel included 

Rajesh Tomar, President, CPSFI

Kavita Suresh, General Secretary & CEO

Sam Turner, Secretary General, IFCPF

Gabriëlla van Driel, Chair, CP Football (female development group)

Tom Langen, Technical Director, IFCPF

Amy White, Communications Manager, IFCPF

Pam Chandler, IFCPF

Chokey Nima, FIFA Regional Technical Consultant, South Asia Region

Tom Langen, Technical Director IFCPF
Mr Rathin Saha, Sr Manager, Grassroots, AIFF

Sai Sankhe, Indian National player, AFC Youth Social Responsibility Ambassador 

12th Sangiti, 27 January 2021, a webinar by Cerebral Palsy Sports Association of Kerala (CPSAK), our member in Kerala in association with CPSFI. The webinar was to build awareness about CPSFI and its activities for the new members of CPSAK. A presentation followed by an interesting discussion with questions from the audience answered. A well participated audience from Kerala who became familiar with objectives and the vision of CPSFI.

11th Sangiti, 17 December 2021, a webinar organised by Cerebral Palsy Sports Society of Punjab (CPSSP), our member in Punjab in association with CPSFI and Samagra. Over 350 teachers/trainers for Inclusive Education Resource Teachers (IERTs) were invited to attend the program. Efforts were to sensitise them on CP sports so they can become the ambassadors to promote CP sports in every district of the State.

Mr Rana Gurmit Singh Sodhi, Minister for Sports & Youth Affairs, Punjab Govt was the chief guest. Director Sports, Mr DPS Kharbanda, Ms Vimmi Bhullar, Jt Secy, Social Security, Women and Child Development participated too. 

The webinar was live streamed on Youtube for accessibiltiy to more people.

10th Sangiti, 3 December 2021, a webinar CPSFI to commemorate the International Day of Persons with Disabilities 2020. Shri Faggan Singh Kulaste, Hon'ble Minister of State in the Ministry of Steel was the chief guest.

The guest on the program were

Mr Kapil Dev, Indian Cricket Legend

Mr Rajesh Tomar, President, CPSFI

Dr Siddharth Aggarwal, Orthopedic Surgeon

Mr Craig Carscadden, CEO, CPISRA

Mr Sam Turner, Secretary General, IFCPF

Mr Isac Doru, Technical Director, AIFF

12 November 2020


Organised by Shishu Sarothi Centre for Rehabilitation & Training of Multiple Disability, Guwahati

3 October 2020


Organised by CPSFI for participants from J&K, Ladakh, Uttarakhand, Chattisgarh, Punjab & Madhya Pradesh

13 August 2020


Organised by CPSFI for The FC Bengal

23 August 2020

APC Webinar Series, Introduction to CP Football

Introduction to CP Football, delivered by IFCPF CEO / Secretary General Sam Turner and supported by CPSFI.

8 November 2020


Organised by Ummeed Swasth Bhawishya (USB)Foundation, Uttar Pradesh

1st Prashikshan, 8th February 2021

A CP football (female & male) training camp was organised by Cerebral Palsy Sports Society of Punjab (CPSSP) in Mohali. Girls and boys trained as part of the first session of the camp. This is an ongoing process, wherein these girls & boys will meet and train regularly under football coaches every 15 days. The girls and boys will be part of the CP football team (female & male), Mohali District. 

2nd Prashikshan, 12th February 2021

A Table Tennis training camp for persons with Cerebral Palsy was organised by UMMEED CP Centre, our members in Karjan, Vadodara Gujarat. Yezdi Aspa Bhamgara, national & international CP TT player, was present to encourage and conduct initial training session to the boys & girls with CP. Table Tennis Federation of India TTFI partnered in this cause.


3rd Prashikshan, 24th February 2021

A CP Football training camp for persons with Cerebral Palsy was organised at the ITI playground, Birubari in Guwahati, Assam, by Shishu Sarothi, our member in Guwahati, Assam.

Boys & Girls registered and participated in the first session of the 3rd Prashikshan program. This is just the beginning. More to follow. The excitement was high. 


4th Prashikshan, 13th March 2021

A para taekwondo training camp for persons with Cerebral Palsy was organised at the Taekwondo Hall, Tau Devi Lal Stadium, Panchkula, Haryana. Para Taekwondo Association (India), our member, conducted this camp for boys & girls. Special thanks to Mr Sukhdev Raj, Gen Secy, PTAI for the initiative and Mr Harjinder Singh Bhatti, the taekwondo coach who coordinated the event and conducted the training session.


15 August 2020

MoU between CPSFI and All India Football Federation (AIFF)


An Mou was signed on 15 August 2020 between CPSFI and All India Football Federation (AIFF). AIFF will lend CPSFI, technical support, in the efforts to promote CP Football in India.


15th August 2020

The e-pathshala football online program for football enthusiasts was launched.

Registrations are open for football enthusiasts with cerebral palsy too.

Registration is free

No age limit for persons with cp

Participation certificate on successful completion of the program.

Follow the link for registration http://saieffepathshala.in


8 August 2020

AIFF & CPSFI come together to promote football at the grassroots. 

A webinar, was organised by CPSFI in association with AIFF which was attended by representatives of CPISRA, IFCPF, FIFA, NPCs from Afghanistan, Sri Lanka, Maldives, Nepal, CP Football federations of Bangladesh.

12 November 2019


CPSFI is a full member of IFCPF.
Its our proud pleasure to be associated with IFCPF to promote CP Football in India. 

20 October 2019

Venue : Jaipur​

Organised by CPSAR, member of CPSFI

21 April 2020

Video Conference 

The Executive Board of Cerebral Palsy Sports Federation of India met on 21 April via Video Conferencing. Developments in the midst of Covid-19 situation and the future plans for CPSFI were discussed.

13 April 2020

PM CARES FUND, CPSFI contributes

CPSFI appreciates and supports the Government of India on the measures taken to handle the situation risen due to Covid-19. CPSFI Executive members made a humble contribution of Rs 1,01,000/- to the PM CARES FUND.

RT-covidLetter_letter for website-covid.

2 April 2020

Message from Mr Rajesh Tomar, President, CPSFI in the wake of Covid-19 pandemic situation.

14 March 2020

CPSFI "National CP Football Championship 2020" UPDATE

CPSFI cares for the safety & health of all its players & officials. In the wake of the covid-19 situation, as a precautionary measure, the “National CP Football Championship 2020” scheduled for 22-24 March 2020 is postponed to later dates (TBA after assessing the situation). This was decided in an Emergency Meeting of the CPSFI Executive Board. 

2 March 2020

Registrations Closed

For Technical Handbook & Registration information

10 January 2020

Venue : Rajkot

Organised by Ma Sarada Cerebral Palsy Rehabilitation Centre

9 January 2020

Venue: Bhavnagar​

Organised by PNR Society for Relief & Rehabilitation of the Disabled

7 October 2019

Venue : Rajkot​

Visit to Ma Sarada Cerebral Palsy Rehabilitation Centre. An impressive facility. 34 young physiotherapists under great leadership of Ramakrishna Mission.

6 October 2019

Venue : Porbandar

Organised by CPSF, Gujarat the state member of CPSFI in association with Shri Bharatiya Pragnachakshu Gurukul.

16th Sangiti, 8th March 2021

CPSFI’s 16th Sangiti, to celebrate the International Women’s Day 2021 was a joint collaboration of CPSFI & AIFF. Over 85 people attended the program.