Friday, June 18, 2021

Tag: Community Living

accessFind

Introducing accessFind

My name is Josh Basile, and I am a 35-year-old disability rights advocate, lawyer, mentor, adventure seeker, and C4-5 quadriplegic. My life was flipped upside down in 2004 on a family vacation when a...

Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation Launches New Online Community

To offer greater support and strengthen peer connections across families impacted by paralysis, the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation launched a new online community, Reeve Connect. The forum will serve as a virtual home base...

Dating After Spinal Cord Injury

https://youtu.be/5iRMv2-yuh4 This Video Is About Dating After Sci And Some Suggestions For Getting Back Out There. More Information visit www.sexualitysci.org

Wheelchair no barrier for rescue worker

'There are no words to describe the things I've seen,' says photographer Being confined to a wheelchair Being a wheelchair user with a spinal cord injury didn’t stop one determined Michoacán man from contributing to...

Spire – Spinal Cord Injury Resource & Support Network

Spire was launched in 2015 as a brand of peer-facilitated supports and resources for people with Spinal Cord Injury to help them tackle issues of life. Spire is about supporting people to connect; network,...

Colourful ramps help make businesses more accessible

A few Charlottetown businesses will soon be more accessible thanks to a new program that bridges a gap that kept some customers out in the past. Spinal Cord Injury P.E.I. is providing the brightly coloured...

Veteran’s home becomes retreat for recovering soldiers

Wheelchairs line the edge of Gregory’s Pond in Chesterfield County; some of their occupants carry fishing poles, others take in the view or relish in their shared military history that brought them to this...

If wayne saves one, it’s worth it

Jumping off the jetties at Hervey Bay might be all fun and games for local kids - until someone gets hurt. In an effort to reduce the risk of spinal injuries the Fraser Coast Regional...

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Life After Spinal Cord Injury A social network and support resource for friends, family, and victims of spinal cord injury.

Bounce Back – Reclaiming life after a spinal cord injury

A spinal cord injury can be devastating. It only takes a second, but it lasts forever, changing every aspect of a person’s life.