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  • 04/23/2013 - 2:44pm
    Information and resources related to spinal cord injury are essential needs for those new survivors as well as those living with SCI for many years. Our bodies and health often change; financial resources are needed, and new products and equipment...

  • 04/23/2013 - 10:30am
    by Justin Stark Let me begin by saying how service animals can certainly enhance the life of someone with a physical disability. They pick objects up from the floor, pull a wheelchair, open doors, and carry items; all of which can contribute to a...

  • 04/22/2013 - 10:44am
    by Ram Meyyappan www.disability-benefits-help.org Spinal cord injuries can result from accidents or may be caused by other spinal conditions that damage the spinal cord itself. Regardless of what causes a spinal cord injury, you may qualify for...

  • 03/01/2013 - 10:02am
    by Justin Stark As a wheelchair rugby athlete, I have been fortunate to be able to travel all over the country. Rugby tournaments can span from the beaches of San Diego to the bluegrass in Louisville to the Liberty Bell in Philadelphia. Although...

  • 01/28/2013 - 11:53am
    During the weekend of January 11-13, Tampa held its 21st Annual Coloplast International Wheelchair Rugby Tournament. Competition was fierce as some of the best teams in the U.S. faced off against experienced international competitors. International teams...

  • 11/27/2012 - 10:19am
    Like the movie Fight Club, there are some things in the spinal cord injury community that are just not spoken about. Today Anthony and Justin shed some light on one of those hidden practices. There are a few names for it, but the term most often thrown...

  • 11/07/2012 - 11:47am
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact:Ryan Rogers, Darrell Gwynn Foundation, (954) 792-7223 x.114,ryan@darrellgwynnfoundation.org Darrell Gwynn Foundation Celebrates Spinal Cord Injury...

  • 10/19/2012 - 2:59pm
    Courtesy of The Arc, a 501(c)3 charitable organization for persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Both The Arc and The Florida Department of Health are legally prohibited from taking positions in support of or in opposition to...

  • 10/09/2012 - 10:32am
    The Hillsborough County Alliance for Citizens with Disabilities and the Tampa Mayor's Alliance for Persons with Disabilities are conducting a brief survey concerning the Gas Pumping Assistance Ordinance passed in December, 2011 by the Hillsborough...

  • 10/01/2012 - 2:43pm
    In recognition of Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Week, the Toral Family Foundation in partnership with the Florida Brain and Spinal Cord Injury Program has launched an essay contest to provide survivors of spinal cord injuries, their families, caregivers...