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Disability Products & Services In Texas

Listed are disability products and services in Texas that can improve the quality of life and personal independence of persons living with a spinal cord injury or paralysis. Click through to view the details of any listing and to find contact information.

SoloRider Golf Cars For People With A Disability

SoloRider Golf Cars are a technology that restores functional capacity to play the game of golf while creating self-confidence and self-esteem.

Service Dogs – Texas Disability Law

Visit Website Texas The State of Texas has defined laws that pertain to the rights of individuals who require the support of a service dog. Requires public facilities and common transportation carriers to admit a person with a disability accompanied by a service [...]

Mealtime Partner Dining Systems – Assistive Robotic Dining Device

The Mealtime Partner Assistive Dining Device is a robotic eating aid that serves a wide variety of table foods that are normally eaten with a spoon or fork.

Texas Rehabilitation Hospital of Fort Worth

The Spinal Cord Rehabilitation program at Texas Rehabilitation Hospital of Fort Worth offers comprehensive rehabilitation for spinal cord injuries, either traumatic or non-traumatic, for patients needing a specialized and coordinated process to amplify a patient’s physical, emotional, and psychological ability.

Texas Model Spinal Cord Injury System

TIRR focuses on patient needs and practices a unified, interdisciplinary approach to patient care. We consider our mission to be accomplished when persons with spinal cord injuries achieve a quality of life with personal independence, productive functioning and maximum state of health.

Spinal Cord Injury

Spinal cord injury can result in paralysis of the muscles used for breathing; paralysis and/or loss of feeling in all or some of the trunk, arms, and legs; weakness; numbness; loss of bowel and bladder control; and numerous secondary conditions including respiratory problems, pressure sores, and sometimes fatal spikes in blood pressure. Approximately 12,000 new spinal cord injuries occur in the U.S. each year. A majority of injuries occur from motor vehicle accidents, falls, work-related accidents, sports injuries, and penetrations such as stab or gunshot wounds.

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Our membership community provides a lifeline for many individuals that are focused on regaining their independence and improving their quality of life––whether they are leaving rehab after sustaining a spinal cord injury, learning to live with symptoms of a spinal cord disorder, or have spent years of frustration coping with disability. We provide members guidance and resources on a variety of topics they are passionate about, such as employment, affordable housing, transportation, health care, home- and community-based independent living, education, peer support, and leisure and recreation.
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