United Spinal Association (USA)
120-34 Queens Blvd, Ste 320, Kew Gardens, NY, 11415
Distance: 42 Miles
A group of people that meet on a regular basis to share their experiences and provide mutual support.
Peer-to-peer support for individuals, friends and family members
- Physical disabilities
People living with spinal cord injuries and all wheelchair users.
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
Other Services or resources
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PN-8100.3000Health/Disability Related Support Groups Definition
Mutual support groups whose members are people who have specific disabilities, illnesses or other health conditions, their families and friends. The groups meet in-person, by telephone or via the Internet; and provide an opportunity for participants to share information, resources, practical tips for daily living and encouragement about issues related to the disability or health problem.
YB-9000Young Adults Definition
Individuals who are generally between the ages of 18 and 25 depending on the ages that specific programs use for qualification.
YF-3000.8090Spinal Cord Injuries Definition
Trauma or damage to the column of nervous tissue that extends from the medulla to the second lumbar vertebra in the spinal canal. All nerves to the trunk and limbs are issued from the spinal cord, and it is the center of reflex action containing the conducting paths to and from the brain.
YF-6500.9500Wheelchair Users Definition
Individuals who are unable to walk or have difficulty walking because of temporary or permanent illnesses or injuries and who utilize wheelchairs to enhance their mobility.