I need information about

Find a Doctor

select


Click Here for an Advanced Search
Click Here for CCPI Doctors

Search Our Health Library

Spinal Cord Injury Rehab

Program Services | Admissions | Patient and Family Education | Additional Resources | Outcomes

Additional Resources

SCI Follow Up Support

Touro Rehabilitation Center M9 – 504-897-8591

SCI Nurse Advice Hotline- Craig Hospital Foundation 1-800-247-0257

Spinal Cord Injury

National Spinal Cord Injury Association – General info - http://www.spinalcord.org  
1-800-962-9629
For Information on SCI, Research and Grants

Paralyzed Veterans of America - http://www.pva.org  - 1-800-555-9140
Resource for information on research and education

American Spinal Injury Association - http://www.asia-spinalinjury.org

General Information/Research - http://www.christopherreeve.org - 1-800-229-2873

Disability Benefits – www.ssa.gov – 1-800-772-1213
Information regarding SSI


Spinal Cord Injury Education

National Spinal Cord Injury Association – General info - http://www.spinalcord.org
1-800-962-9629
For Information on SCI, Research and Grants

Paralyzed Veterans of America - http://www.pva.org - 1-800-555-9140
Resource for information on research and education

SCI Education - http://www.sci-info-pages.com

SCI Education - http://www.spinalinjury.net

SCI Education - http://www.spinalcord.uab.edu

Women with SCI - http://www.proactivespinalnetwork.com

Education/Videos - http://sci.washington.edu


State Resources

BIALA – Brain Injury Association of Louisiana that also encompasses Spinal Cord Injury – www.biala.org

Assistive Technology - http://www.latan.org – 1-800-270-6185
Offers various equipment /services to help with independence in your environment

Advocacy Center - http://www.advocacyla.org – 1-800-960-7705
Advocates for the elderly and disabled

Louisiana Rehabilitation Services (LRS) - http://www.dss.state.la.us – 1-800-737-2957
Assistance for school and return to work

Spinal Cord Injury Trust Fund – http://www.dss.state.la.us – 1-800-737-2958
Resource for monetary grant

Resources for Independent Living - http://www.noril.org – 1-877-505-2260
Assistance for finding accessible housing and transportation

Medicaid - http://www.dhh.louisiana.gov
-Medicaid Transportation – 1-800-259-1944
-Medicaid Long Term Personal Care Services – 1-877-456-1146

Disability Benefits – www.ssa.gov – 1-800-772-1213


Emergency Preparedness

Disability Preparedness – http://www.dhs.gov/disabilitypreparedness
1-202-282-8000

U.S. Dept of Transportation – http://www.dotcr.ost.dot.gov/asp/emergencyprep.asp
-1-202-366-9367

Emergency Evacuation Prep – http://www.cdihp.org/products.html

Disaster Resources/Videos – http://www.jik.com/disaster.html

National Organization on Disability – http://www.nod.org
- 1-202-293-5960

Disaster Prep for people with disabilities – http://www.disability911.com
- 1-713-520-0232

Red Cross – http://www.redcross.org – 1-800-733-2767


Therapeutic Recreation

Travel options - http://www.accessanything.net

Greater New Orleans Therapeutic Riding Center - http://www.gnotrc.com/index.html

Gumbo Games - www.gumbogames.com

Paralympics (Pineville, LA) – Carey33452@aol.com - www.paralympics.com
1-800-259-7200

Rollin’ Hornets/S.M.C.L./Paralympic Sports Club of New Orleans - http://www.samaritanactsneworleans.org/ -504-669-0790

Paralyzed Veterans of America - http://www.pva.org - 1-800-555-9140

Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries – 1-225-765-2800

Woodland Outdoor Ministries – Brian Drury https://www.facebook.com/WoodlandOutdoorMinistries

NCPAD – National Center on Physical Activity and Disability www.ncpad.org


General

Via Link – www.vialink.org -1-800-749-2673

Resources - http://www.disabilityresources.org

National Rehabilitation Information Center - http://www.naric.com – 1-800-346-2742 1-

Social Security Disability Advocates of America - http://disability-advocate.com

Disability Information - http://www.disability.gov – 1-800-333-4636

Disability Information - http://www.cdihp.org/products.html

© 2014 Touro. All rights reserved.
Touro Infirmary, 1401 Foucher Street, New Orleans, Louisiana 70115
Phone: 504-897-7011 Pencil
Back to Top