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Spinal Cord Injury/Mobility

ABLEDATA

8630 Fenton Street, Suite 930
Silver Spring, MD 20910

website:  www.ABLEDATA.com
voice: 800-227-0216 or 301-608-8998
fax: 301-608-8958
TTY: 301-608-8912

AbleData provides objective information on assistive technology and rehabilitation equipment available from domestic and international sources to consumers, organizations, professionals, and caregivers within the United States. We serve the nation's disability, rehabilitation, and senior communities.



 

National Spinal Cord Injury Association (NSCIA)

75-20 Astoria Blvd
Jackson Heights, NY 11370

website:  www.spinalcord.org
voice: 718-803-3782

Our mission is to improve the quality of life of all people living with spinal cord injuries and disorders (SCI/D). We provide active-lifestyle information, peer support and advocacy that empower individuals to achieve their highest potential in all facets of life.



 

RESNA

1700 N. Moore Street, Suite 1540
Arlington, VA 22209-1903

website:  www.resna.org
voice: 703/524-6686
fax: (703) 524-6630
TTY: 703/524-6639

RESNA, the Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America, is the premier professional organization dedicated to promoting the health and well-being of people with disabilities through increasing access to technology solutions. RESNA advances the field by offering certification, continuing education, and professional development; developing assistive technology standards; promoting research and public policy; and sponsoring forums for the exchange of information and ideas to meet the needs of our multidisciplinary constituency.



 

Technology Act Programs

voice: 703- 524-6686, ext 313

These programs offer information and referral for evaluation and equipment recommendations in your state as well as assistance with identifying funding or equipment lending sources. Call (703) 524-6686, extension 313, to identify the telephone number of your state's Tech Act program or search the RESNA web site.



 

U.S. Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board

1331 F. Street, Suite 1000
Washington, DC 20004

voice: 800-872-2253
TTY: 202-272-5434

Provides documents regarding requirements for accessible design and alterations.



 

Vocational Rehabilitation Services

Provides vocational services to help individuals get or keep their jobs. Services can include evaluations to identify appropriate accommodations and/or funding for assistive technology or needed modifications.



 
 
 


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