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Disability Products & Services In Pennsylvania

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. Click through to view the details of any listing and to find contact information.

Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Wheelchair Service Clinic In Allentown, PA

2018-07-11T17:03:36+00:00Categories: Disability Products & Services, Pennsylvania|Tags: |

ATG Rehab hosts a free Wheelchair Service Clinic at the Good Shepherd Health & Technology Center. The clinic is free and is open to all individuals who need their wheelchairs tightened, adjusted or evaluated for needed repairs.

Camelback Mountain Adaptive Skiing & Snowboarding Program In Pennsylvania

2018-07-11T23:06:20+00:00Categories: Disability Products & Services, Pennsylvania|Tags: |

Partnering with the Pennsylvania Center for Adapted Sports, Camelback offers a full-service adaptive skiing and snowboarding program.

United Spinal Association of Western Pennsylvania

2018-07-11T17:04:56+00:00Categories: All Chapters, Chapters in Pennsylvania, Disability Products & Services, Pennsylvania|Tags: , |

We at the United Spinal Association of Western Pennsylvania seek to improve the quality of life of individuals with spinal cord injuries by providing peer support, community education, connections to resources, and by advocating for disability rights.

United Spinal Association Greater Philadelphia Chapter

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The United Spinal Association Greater Philadelphia Chapter (United Spinal Philadelphia for short) is the regional chapter of the United Spinal Association serving the Tri-state area (Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware).

Individual Abilities in Motion – A Chapter of United Spinal Association

2018-07-11T17:04:57+00:00Categories: All Chapters, Chapters in Pennsylvania, Disability Products & Services, Pennsylvania|Tags: |

The I AM organization is a collective of like – minded individuals dedicated to the positive development of people. We believe that EVERYONE, regardless of any perceived limitations, is a unique individual with positive qualities.

UPMC Rehabilitation Institute at Mercy

2018-07-11T17:06:20+00:00Categories: Disability Products & Services, Pennsylvania|Tags: |

As one of the country’s leading rehabilitation programs, spinal cord injury patients at the UPMC Rehabilitation Institute have access to state-of-the-art technology and comprehensive services to help assist with recovery.

The Children’s Institute of Pittsburgh

2018-07-11T17:06:22+00:00Categories: Disability Products & Services, Pennsylvania|Tags: |

The Children’s Institute of Pittsburgh is dedicated to promoting the well-being of children, young people and their families and to providing services that meet their special needs. As a rehabilitation hospital, we offer care specialized care for young people living with spinal cord injury or disorders.

Moss Rehabilitation Hospital

2018-07-11T17:08:15+00:00Categories: Disability Products & Services, Pennsylvania|Tags: |

Moss Rehabilitation Hospital offers a personalized and comprehensive approach to spinal cord injury rehabilitation through our system of inpatient, outpatient, day hospital, day therapy and life-time follow up programs. We treat patients at various levels and severity of spinal cord injury.

Spinal Cord Injury

Spinal cord injury can result in paralysis of the muscles used for breathing; paralysis and/or loss of feeling in all or some of the trunk, arms, and legs; weakness; numbness; loss of bowel and bladder control; and numerous secondary conditions including respiratory problems, pressure sores, and sometimes fatal spikes in blood pressure. Approximately 12,000 new spinal cord injuries occur in the U.S. each year. A majority of injuries occur from motor vehicle accidents, falls, work-related accidents, sports injuries, and penetrations such as stab or gunshot wounds.

Our Membership Community

Our membership community provides a lifeline for many individuals that are focused on regaining their independence and improving their quality of life––whether they are leaving rehab after sustaining a spinal cord injury, learning to live with symptoms of a spinal cord disorder, or have spent years of frustration coping with disability. We provide members guidance and resources on a variety of topics they are passionate about, such as employment, affordable housing, transportation, health care, home- and community-based independent living, education, peer support, and leisure and recreation.
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