"In isolation and ignorance, all we can do is wait. But if we're informed, organized, focused, creative, and relentless, who knows? At least we have a shot."
-Kate Willette, Don't Call it a Miracle
Don't Call it a Miracle -Kate Willette
Interested in learning more about spinal cord injuries, research, and advocacy? Kate Willette lays the ground work for learning more about SCI, research, and advocacy efforts! Oh, it's free - you have no excuse, read it.
You can get a copy, for free, here: https://www.christopherreeve.org/living-with-paralysis/free-resources-and-downloads/research-101-on-spinal-cord-injury
We also, typically, have hard copies available at the gym, for free!
Get Up Stand Up 2 Cure Paralysis
GUSU is a non-profit 501c(3) organization that has led the charge in advocacy for the Minnesota SCI Community.
GUSU's mission is to unite and educate our community to support and advocate for the restoration of function in Spinal Cord Injury. Want to get involved, start here!
SPINALpedia.com serves the needs of thousands of individuals and families affected by a spinal cord injury (SCI) from all over the world. We are here to empower our community through our shared SCI knowledge, voices and stories.
Our motto is "See it, Believe it, Do it-- The Power of Experience!"
Interested in keeping up with what studies are going on, what is coming up, and how to get included? Check this website, daily. People aren't chosen for scientific studies at random. You need to apply for these studies if you would like to be included.
Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation
The Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation is dedicated to advancing quality of life and discovering cures for spinal cord injury in the here and now. There are many ways to get support, get involved and donate to support the Reeve Foundation mission.
"So many of our dreams at first seem impossible, then they seem improbable, and then, when we summon the will, they soon become inevitable." -Christopher Reeve
Let's take it international... "We focus our time and energy on understanding the science, and bringing key players together who can advance the best therapies as quickly as possible. We are the Voice of the Cure."