As members of the Northeast Ohio Chapter of the National Spinal Cord Injury Association, we are committed to sustaining a supportive community offering educational and recreational opportunities for individuals with spinal cord injuries and related neurological diseases. As a whole, we strive to provide emotional support to those newly injured, including family and friends, while enhancing community awareness, education, and promoting the prevention of spinal cord injury.
Services We Provide
- Community Advocacy
- Community Support
- Trauma Prevention Programs
- Patient & Community Education
- Peer Volunteers
- Newsletter/Web Page
- Cutting Edge Technology
National Spinal Cord Injury Association
The Web site for the National Spinal Cord Injury Association is an excellent source of information, news, and links. Sign up to receive their free newsletter.
Other Ohio Chapters
Northwest Ohio Chapter of the National Spinal Cord Injury Association
The Northwest Ohio Chapter meets the third Monday of every month from 6-8 p.m. at the Bryan Lounge in the Mulford Library of the old Medical University of Ohio (MUO, now part of the University of Toledo). Go to the Web site for more information.
Debbie Burke, 419-389-6678
Jim Beckley, President, 419-455-0748
National Spinal Cord Injury Association Support Group - Hillside Rehabilitation Hospital
This support group meets the second Monday of every month at 5 p.m. in the Occupational Therapy Room at Hillside Rehabilitation Hospital (8747 Squires Lane, Warren, OH 44484).
Hospital Contact: Rebecca Lebron, 330-841-3856
Peer Contact: Rick Ackerman, 330-889-2158