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Support group discussion topics – Get Involved

Suggested topics



  • Healthy lifestyle choices
  • Nutrition – General information and webinars

Sexual health

  • Sex for men – General information
  • Sex for women – General information
  • Webcasts and videos by people living with paralysis


  • General information and video
  • Hotline numbers

Staying active

  • Exercise and fitness – General information and videos
  • Sports and recreational activities – General information and videos

Secondary conditions

  • Bowel and bladder care
  • Skin care


Cost of living with an SCI

  • General information

Financial Planning

  • General information

Benefits & Insurance

  • Insurance – General information
    • Insurance options – Medicare vs Medicaid
    • Introduction to Medicare – Webinar
    • Heath Insurance Marketplace – Webcast
    • Navigating insurance appeals – Webcast
  • Affordable Care Act – General information and overview
  • Social Security – General information


  • Work and benefits – General information
  • Re-entering the workforce – webinar

Military & Veterans Program (MVP)

  • Veterans – general information
  • Reeve Foundation Military & Veterans Program (MVP) – videos


  • Driving
  • Accessible travel – videos by person with paralysis
    • Tips for travel
    • Traveling with your wheelchair
  • Accessible air travel – video by person living with paralysis

Home Modifications

  • General information and resources


  • Reeve Foundation’s approach to research
  • NeuroRecovery Network (NRN)
  • Clinical trials


  • Picking the right wheelchair
  • Comparison of manual wheelchairs – videos
  • Comparison of electric wheelchairs – videos
  • Wheelchair fit and seating – videos


  • Be an advocate – General Information

This is not meant to be an exhaustive list of topics and information.It does represent information on topics that the Paralysis Resource Center receives requests for and are popular among support groups. We strongly encourage you to visit the Reeve Foundation’s Paralysis Resource Center to discover other possible topics and information for support group meetings.

Many of the topics listed on this page and our web site have materials that can be printed out or downloaded for your support group participants. We also have many videos on these topics that can be viewed to further enhance support group discussions.

You may want to invite a Subject Matter Expert to complement the subject matter.

If you have any questions about the information on this page or support groups, please email us at [email protected].

To order materials please email us at [email protected].