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United Spinal Association has started their own SCI/D Facebook support group

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What Is SCI/D?

United Spinal Association gives an overview of spinal cord injuries.disorders, with explanation of different levels of cord injuries.


United Spinal Association’s VetsFirst program assists veterans and their eligible family members in obtaining the benefits they are entitled to, deserve and need.


Policy priorities focus resources and expertise on advancing opportunities, social equity, and disability rights for all people living with a spinal cord injury or disease.



Listed are disability products and services in Pennsylvania that can improve the quality of life and personal independence of persons living with a spinal cord injury or paralysis. 

Paths to Employment

Pathways to Employment (PTE) program supports the pursuit of new job opportunities and a successful career for people with spinal cord injuries (SCI) by providing the tools and support necessary to successfully overcome barriers to gainful employment.

Disability Pride Philadelphia

Check out what is going on in the Greater Philadelphia area through Disability Pride Philadelphia events.

Clinical Trials

Are you interested in participating in a clinical trial? Click the arrow to find a trial that you are interested in. 

Help Hope Live

We support community-based fundraising for people with unmet medical and related expenses due to cell and organ transplants or catastrophic injuries and illnesses. 

Attend a Public Board Meeting

 United Spinal Philadelphia has open board meetings that the public may attend. If you are interested please click the arrow to send an email to our board. We will send you emails on dates and times of the meetings. Thank you for participating.

Become a Member

Are you interested in becoming a part of the United Spinal family?  United Spinal has over 70 years of experience educating and empowering individuals with SCI/D to achieve and maintain the highest levels of independence, health and personal fulfillment. 

Free Publications

These publications are a great resource for individuals, businesses, schools, organizations, staff training and for creating disability awareness.

United Spinal Resource Center

Resource Center Here you can submit questions on any aspect of Spinal Cord Injury/Disease or get information and resources that may help you resolve a situation. Our staff will answer your questions and may supply you with additional information and resources that can be of help to you.