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An archive of older news articles.

We are looking for people with an SCI who received mentorship from a fellow person with an SCI or who provided...
28.03.18 – The Ontario government has committed $6 Million to improve health systems for people who sustain brain or...
Your wheelchair goes through a lot during the winter season. These 8 tips (brought to you by WSR) are vital to make...
In 2017, the Minister Responsible for Accessibility established the Employment Standards Development Committee – a...
Do you provide clinical care or assistance to someone with a spinal cord injury? If so, help researchers learn about...
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Building on more than 70 years of advocacy for people living with spinal cord injury, SCI Ontario is launching a...
Are you 18 years of age or older with a spinal cord injury? Or provide clinical care or assistance to someone with a...
Thank You! The Ontario SCI Solutions Alliance would like to thank you for participating in our province-wide survey. We...
  Preparing for winter weather Winter is here. Following are some tips to keep you warm and safe during this season....
 Accessible and affordable transportation for people with disabilities is sorely lacking in many municipalities across...
Many people in Ontario boil or microwave their intermittent catheters (IC) so that they can re-use them.  Intermittent...
By Nancy Xia This year, the 7thsemi-annual National Spinal Cord Injury Conference was heldbetween 9 – 11 November. I...
Accessible Health Care for ALL With your help, we can revolutionize primary health care for people across Ontario. What...
We continue to receive horror stories on issues related to accessing mobility devices in Ontario.  Cost Availability...
Every day we make choices not realizing that even the smallest decisions can fundamentally shape our future. In January...
Sadly, we share the news of the death of our first-ever Ontario Executive Director (then Canadian Paraplegic...
One of the leading causes of death for people with spinal cord injuries is a pressure sore. Pressure sores are the most...
In June 2017, as part of our Accessible Healthcare for All campaign, Spinal Cord Injury Ontario worked with the...
My name is Fernando. When I was 36 years old, my wife, 8 month old daughter and I were in a car crash. My wife, Michele...

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