All people with SCI and other types of paralysis are able to obtain one free copy of the new Paralysis Resource Guide (310 pages, spiral bound) published by the Christopher Reeve Paralysis Foundation (CRPF). To obtain a copy for yourself, check on their website: or send an e-mail to or call 1-800-539-7309 (M-F, 9AM-5PM ET).

The guide was written by Sam Maddox with an additional CDC grant and is helpful for both those with new injuries or those who have been injured for some time.


"A hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles"....C. Reeve 1998