Southern California Chapter
of the United Spinal Association

Providing Pathways to Success for Those with SCI/D

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WHO WE ARE

The Southern California Chapter of the United Spinal Association is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization run entirely by volunteers. Our focus is to help people rebuild their lives after a spinal cord injury or onset of a spinal cord related disease by providing a pathway to the resources, programs and services available for survivors and their families.

OUR VISION

We are dedicated to providing pathways for success by connecting individuals that have a spinal cord injury/diagnosis with employment and/or educational resources necessary to achieve their individual goals.

The Southern California Chapter is a 501(c)(3) organization

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Employment Preparedness Workshop

Our Employment Preparedness Workshop is open to those with a disability that requires the use of a wheelchair for mobility, their family and friends, rehab professionals and those who advocate on behalf of the disability community. Whether you are ready to enter the workforce or are looking at your options for the future, this workshop …

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“Protecting Access to Complex Rehab Manual Wheelchairs Act”

We are very pleased to share that the “Protecting Access to Complex Rehab Manual Wheelchairs Act”, H.R. 2293, was introduced in the House of Representatives this afternoon.  We thank Representatives John Larson (D-CT) and Lee Zeldin (R-NY) for taking the lead and re-introducing this critical legislation.   This bill will permanently exempt Complex Rehab Manual Wheelchairs …

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Grassroots Advocacy: Change Starts with You

Every day, members of the United Spinal community face unequal access or exclusion due to physical barriers and ineffective policies, practices, or procedures. When frustrations arise in healthcare, mobility, education, work or limitations in quality of life, through grassroots advocacy, your personal experience becomes the seed that can bring about necessary change. What Is Grassroots …

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