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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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Tell Congress NOT to Weaken the ADA

Tell Congress NOT to Weaken the ADA

Congress is currently considering legislation that could weaken the Americans with Disabilities Act, provide more leniency to businesses that don’t comply with the law, and limit accessibility. Tell Congress to respect the ADA!

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Contact your Senators today to vote against Graham-Cassidy

Contact your Senators today to vote against Graham-Cassidy

The Senate is once again trying to pass legislation that would dramatically alter the Affordable Care Act and cause tremendous harm to people with disabilities on Medicaid. Send a message to your Senators TODAY urging them to vote against any bill that doesn’t protect people with disabilities.

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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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