Welcome to United Spinal's Spinal Cord Resource Center. Here you can submit questions on any aspect of Spinal Cord Injury/Disease or get information and resources that may help you resolve a situation including local support. Our experienced Information Specialists will answer your questions and may supply you with additional information and resources that can be of help to you.

Contact Us

Web: https://www.unitedspinal.org/ask-us

Phone: 800-962-9629

Try our informative Knowledge Books to locate resources and information on your own. It's quick and easy. The Knowledge Books are presently a work in progress. More information will be available soon.

Resource Center Team

Jane Wierbicky Lindsey Elliott Jose Hernandez
Jane Wierbicky, RN, BSN
SCI/D Nurse Information Specialist
30 + years of SCI nursing experience
Project review NASCIC
Lindsey Elliott, MSW
Director, Member Initiatives
Nationwide peer support training
Manager, SCI/D peer support groups
Jose Hernandez
Program Specialist
NYC Chapter president
Housing advocate
C-5 SCI
Daniela Castagnino David Heard Bill Fertig
Daniela Castagnino
Information Specialist
Resource developer
C-4/5 SCI
David Heard
Membership Coordinator
Individuals, Hospitals
C-5/6 SCI
Bill Fertig
Director, SCI/D Resource Center
Executive Counsel NASCIC
T-7/8 SCI

Highlighted Knowledge Book Pages


Federal/State Benefits ~ Contacting Medicare
Helpful Groups in the Spinal Cord Injury and Disease World ~ New Mobility Magazine
Helpful Groups in the Spinal Cord Injury and Disease World ~ Spinal Cord Central
Helpful Groups in the Spinal Cord Injury and Disease World ~ United Spinal Association
Helpful Groups in the Spinal Cord Injury and Disease World ~ National Spinal Cord Injury Association
Helpful Groups in the Spinal Cord Injury and Disease World ~ Join United Spinal Membership

Knowledge Tags


ADA  /  Attorneys  /  Custody  /  Home Care  /  Legal  /  Medical records  /  medicare  /  Patient Rights  /  scholarships  /  Spasticity  /  Upper Limb Spasticity  / 

Knowledge Book Pages Rated Most Helpful


Spinal Cord Injury & Disorders Lexicon ~ Listing of Medical Abbreviations
Federal/State Benefits ~ www.segurosocial.gov-- InformaciĆ³n en espaƱol
Financial Assistance For Individuals With Disabilities ~ Available Grants For People With A Disability
Video Resources ~ SCI Video Blog
UsersFirst Mobility Map ~ Private Insurance
Federal/State Benefits ~ Victim of a crime?
Home Modifications ~ Where Can I Get Help Paying for Home Repairs or Modifications to Make My Home Accessible?
Pediatric Spinal Cord Injury & Disease ~ Funding & Grants For Children With Disabilities
Caregivers ~ SCI Forum: Personal Caregivers: Tips, Tricks, Tales
Wheelchairs ~ A guide to wheelchair selection