Brackenridge Hospital’s Brain and Spine Recovery Center Contact URL http://www.seton.net/about_seton/news/2006/09/13/people_with_spinal_cord_injuries_now_have_access_to_comprehensive_recovery_program The National Spinal Cord Injury Association: “A Public Health Action Plan For Paralysis And Similar Mobility Impairments, October 2005″ by Jeanne Alongi, Public Health Consultant Contact URL http://www.spinalcord.org/news.php?dep=1&page=0&list=645 The University of Alabama at Birmingham Model SCI Care System Secondary Conditions webpage Contact URL http://www.spinalcord.uab.edu/show.asp?durki=97417… Read More »»
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The Spina Bifida Association (SBA)’s Kids!Camp Contact URL http://www.sbaa.org/site/c.liKWL7PLLrF/b.2663777/k.4E96/Send_A_Kid_With_Spina_Bifida_To_Camp.htm The Spina Bifida Association (SBA)’s TEAM (Teens and Mentors) Program Contact URL http://www.sbaa.org/site/c.liKWL7PLLrF/b.2644781/k.6512/TEAM_Teen s_And_Mentors.htm
Hearts & Minds program Contact URL http://www.nami.org/template.cfm?section=Hearts_and_Minds Tobacco-Free Living in Psychiatric Settings Contact URL http://www.nasmhpd.org/general_files/publications/NASMHPD.toolkit.FINAL.pdf
Contact URL http://www.ncpad.org/wellness/fact_sheet.php?sheet=182§ion=1350&PHPSESSID=be6e1ae9d8880ff9595432df98ede06e
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Accessible Fitness, a completely wheelchair accessible gym, specializing in adaptive fitness Contact URL http://www.accessibilitytraining.com/ BlazeSports America Contact URL www.blazesports.com National Disability Sports Alliance (NDSA) Contact URL http://www.ndsaonline.org/purpose.htm
Contact URL http://www.pva.org/site/PageServer?pagename=sports_main
The Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation Contact URL http://www.christopherreeve.org/site/c.geIMLPOpGjF/b.1029229/k.C912/About_Us.htm NextStepsNW Contact URL http://www.nextstepsnw.org/ University of Kansas’ Medical Center and Research and Training Center on Independent Living: “Executive Summary: Developing an Action Plan to Improve the Quality and the Quantity of Data about Paralysis”, September 2005 Contact URL Visit Website
The Multiple Sclerosis Association of America (MSAA) Contact URL http://www.msaa.com/programs/programs.html Multiple Sclerosis Foundation’s Patient Services Directory Contact URL http://www.msfacts.org/programs_services.php National Multiple Sclerosis Society’s “Healthy Living with MS” Contact URL http://www.nationalmssociety.org/site/PageServer?pagename=HOM_LIVE_healthy_living_with_ms
“Promoting Better Health for Young People through Physical Activity and Sports: A Report to the President”
By the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Contact URL http://www.cdc.gov/healthyyouth/physicalactivity/promoting_health/