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Act now to protect the PRC

President Trump’s 2018 budget proposes to eliminate the Paralysis Resource Center (PRC) and cut over a trillion dollars from programs like Medicaid and Social Security. We must band together and tell Congress that the PRC is a critical lifeline for 5.4 million Americans living with paralysis. Contact your Senators and Representatives TODAY! #ProtectPRC

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Act now to protect the PRC

Act now to protect the PRC

President Trump’s 2018 budget proposes to eliminate the Paralysis Resource Center (PRC) and cut over a trillion dollars from programs like Medicaid and Social Security. We must band together and tell Congress that the PRC is a critical lifeline for 5.4 million Americans living with paralysis. Contact your Senators and Representatives TODAY! #ProtectPRC

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Contact your Senators today to vote against the BCRA!

Contact your Senators today to vote against the BCRA!

As you know, the Senate is slated to vote next month on a legislation which would dismantle key provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) that protect the health and quality of life of people with disabilities. It’s imperative that we act now to stop this bill from passing.

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Protect Access to Wheelchairs and Components

Protect Access to Wheelchairs and Components

Complex Rehab Technology refers to the individually configured wheelchairs and components people with paralysis need for daily life. We are working to preserve and enhance access to this crucial equipment.

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Advocacy priorities

>Congressional perspectives

We have been fortunate to have the support of congressional leaders to champion the rights of our community.

>Civil Rights and ADA

Learn more about the ADA, Christopher and Dana Reeve Paralysis Act, and other Reeve Foundation advocacy initiatives.

>Community, family and caregiver support

Our policies must support families and keep them together whenever possible.

>Health care coverage and rehabilitation

Understand the issues that impact health care coverage and rehabilitation.

>Wheelchairs and equipment

Learn more about competitive bidding and Complex Rehabilitation Technology, two key issues affecting our community today.

>Be an advocate

Lend your voice to our initiatives and make a difference for people living with paralysis, their families and caregivers.

>President's budget eliminates PRC funding: Act now!

We must band together to ensure that Congress restores and protects all future funding!

>Contact your Senators today to vote against the BCRA!

Our last chance to stop Congress from causing harm to people with disabilities.​

Advocacy Achievements

Over 20 years of paralysis advocacy

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