Support Group Highlights

Spotlight On the Midlands Breeze Group of South Carolina

July 10th, 2013|

Strong Peer Support

Diane Epperly, Executive Director, SC Spinal Cord Injury Association shares how the Midlands Breeze Group of South Carolina offers strong peer support to empower the local SCI/D community.

1. What activities does your group engage in?

Every meeting offers either a speaker or a group discussion geared specifically to spinal […]

Spotlight on SCI Resource and Support Group of Oregon

May 31st, 2013|

A Growing Family

Tim Shearer, MS, CTRS, leader of the SCI Resource and Support Group of Oregon offers people recovering from spinal cord injuries and disorders a welcoming environment and the opportunity to share in community activities and local events.

1. What activities does your group engage in?

We reach out […]

Spotlight On the Southwest Florida Spinal Cord Injury Support Group

May 9th, 2013|

Friends Empowering Friends

Tony Almeida & Valerie Washburn Co-Founders of the Southwest Florida Spinal Cord Injury Support Group have a passion to help people with disabilities in their community, and it shows!

1. What activities does your group engage in?

At this time since our group is so new and we are having […]

Spotlight On the SCI & Amputee Support Group of New York

April 18th, 2013|

The Right Attitude Opens a World of Possibilities

Matthew Castelluccio, adaptive sports coordinator and patient mentor at Helen Hayes Rehabilitation Hospital is also the leader for the SCI & Amputee Support Group of New York. Castellucio gives us a glimpse at the vital role this group plays in helping people overcome […]