To help people rebuild their lives after spinal cord injury or disease by connecting them with the resources needed to maximize their independence and quality of life.
17,810 new spinal cord injuries every year.
1,100 of those survivors will be New York State Residents.
Your gift will help hundreds of families in the New York City area who are facing the challenge and cost of living with paralysis.
Be part of a nationwide network of people with spinal cord injuries, their families and supporters.
Stay informed about issues, events, research and member stories that inspire.
Our grant program provides funding for adaptive equipment, opportunities and programs that enable people with traumatic spinal cord injuries to live active and independent lives.
United Spinal’s Grassroots Advocacy network focuses on advancing opportunities, social equity, and disability rights for all people living with a spinal cord injury or disease.
A spinal cord injury is one challenge you shouldn’t have to face alone. Our peer mentors can help guide and support you and your family on the journey toward recovery and rebuilding your life.