United Spinal Support Groups

Spinal NetworkPeer Support Groups set the highest standards in assisting people living with spinal cord injuries and disorders (SCI/D).

United Spinal Association and Hollister, Inc., have teamed up to create a national network of peer support groups called the “Spinal Network”. Spinal Network Support Groups provide peer to peer support for individuals, friends and family members. Our list of affiliated Spinal Network support groups is constantly growing so please check back if you can’t find one in your area.

*Support groups listed below with the “Spinal Network” logo are past grant recipients.


Support group for people who have multiple sclerosis, caregivers, personal assistants, significant others, family members, etc. All are welcome.
Location: Ann Arbor Center for Independent Living
City/State/Zip: Ann Arbor, Michigan, 48108
County: Washtenaw

Spinal Network Grant Recipient
Some meetings are held at the hospital and some are held out in the community (usually recreational or social activities).
Location: Bacharach Institute for Rehabilitation
City/State/Zip: Pomona, New Jersey, 08240
County: Atlantic

Spinal Network Grant Recipient
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Location: P.O. Box 7334
City/State/Zip: IL
County: Cook

Spinal Network Grant Recipient
Location: Baton Rouge Rehab Hospital
City/State/Zip: Baton Rouge, LA 70809
County: East Baton Rouge
Location: Berkshire Medical Center
City/State/Zip: Pittsfield, MA 01201
County: Berkshire
Weekly support groups for anyone affected by SCI (Spinal Cord Injury), to help and inspire the newly injured through role models and peer mentors, and to support individuals and family members as they begin their post-injury journeys.
Location: Spaulding Rehab Hospital The Lantern Room located on the 6th floor
City/State/Zip: Charlestown, MA 02114-1101
County: Suffolk

Spinal Network Grant Recipient
SCI Support Group for individuals in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Location: Drake Center
City/State/Zip: Cincinnati, Ohio, 45216
County: Hamilton

Spinal Network Grant Recipient
A spinal cord injury support group in Sunrise, FL.
City/State/Zip: Sunrise, Florida, 33351
County: Broward
Location: TIRR Memorial Hermann Outpatient Rehab – Sugar Land (Conference Room)
City/State/Zip: Sugar Land, Texas 77478
County: Fort Bend

Spinal Network Grant Recipient
This group is for both inpatients and people in the community who have had spinal cord injuries. The group provides support for the patient and his or her family and allows the opportunity to discuss issues with others who have undergone the same experience.
Location: Southeastern Regional Rehabilitation Center of Cape Fear Valley Health System
City/State/Zip: Fayetteville, North Carolina, 28304
County: Cumberland