Resources

Take some time to browse our resources below. If you have any questions or cannot find the information you are looking for, please feel free to Contact Us at your convenience.

  • SPINALpedia
    SPINALpedia is a social mentoring network and video archive that allows the spinal cord injury community to motivate each other with the knowledge and triumphs gained from our individual experiences.
  • SCIAW
    SCIAW is the Washington State organization for people with spinal cord injuries and for all committed to helping them.
  • Spinal Cord Injury Manual for Patients and Families
    An online resource of information on SCI health, rehabilitation, and support.
  • Shepherd Center
    A private, not-for-profit hospital specializing in medical treatment, research and rehabilitation for people with spinal cord injury.
  • Publications for Disabled Veterans
    As part of their mission, Paralyzed Veterans produces a wide range of publications. Click the link to see a list of what is available.
  • Northwest Regional Spinal Cord Injury System
    Links to SCI online resources
  • National Spinal Cord Injury Statistical Center
    Spinal Cord Injury Facts & Figures
  • Kelly Brush Foundation
    Improving the quality of life for individuals living with SCI by purchasing adaptive athletic equipment for those with financial limitations.
  • I LIVE WITH A DISABILITY
    ILiveWithADisability.com (ILWAD.com) is a social networking website out to give everyone the tools, ability and network to love themselves.
  • Helping Hands: Monkey Helpers for the Disabled, Inc.
    A national nonprofit serving quadriplegic and other people with spinal cord injuries by providing highly trained monkeys free of charge to assist with daily activities
  • Handicap Help
    Information on ideas and easily made tools to reduce daily frustrations, ask questions, and share your own creative ideas.
  • Facing Disability
    Facing Disability is a web resource with more than 1,000 videos drawn from interviews of people with spinal cord injuries, their families, caregivers and experts.
  • Disability Advisor
    Provides information and answers to a wide range of topics concerning government disability benefits programs. “Ask the Advisor” allows readers to submit questions online or by phone.
  • CareCure Community
    Interactive web site providing information through SCI community forums
  • Challenged Athletes Foundation
  • Established in 1997, the Challenged Athletes Foundation recognizes the athletic greatness inherent in all people with physical challenges and supports their athletic endeavors by providing unparalleled sports opportunities that lead to success in sports — and in life.
  • Achilles International
    A non-profit organization with chapters and members in over 65 locations within the United States and abroad. Every day, in parks, gyms, and tracks all over the world, Achilles provides athletes with disabilities with a community of support.  
  • Flyin’ Ryan Foundation
    They provide scholarships to deserving adventurers who are: financially disadvantaged, passionate about their pursuit, and represent the principles for which Ryan was widely known and admired.
     
  • Christopher Reeves Foundation