United Spinal’s Advocacy program empowers individuals to engage their local and state policymakers by creating a coast-to-coast network of seasoned grassroots advocates to fight for disability rights.
Ian Mackay, Washington State advocate, activist, avid outdoor enthusiast and peer group leader, will be attending United Spinal's Roll on Capitol Hill to speak with legislators on issues that affect the independence and quality of life for people with spinal cord injuries and disorders.
Support permanent enactment of this program to provide continued access to necessary medical care for veterans across the nation.
United Spinal Association and its VetsFirst program members are concerned about the potential privatization of veterans health care.
No person with a significant disability should ever have to choose between working and nursing care.
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act passed by the Senate in the early hours of December 20, 2017 is the most extensive rewrite of the U.S tax code in 30 years.
H.R. 620 prevents people with disabilities from immediately going to court to enforce their rights and to press for timely removal of access barriers.
The U.S. Department of Labor has been celebrating National Disability Education Awareness Month in October for the past 70 years.
Prescribed medical supplies such as urological and ostomy products should continue to be excluded from competitive bidding program under Medicare.
The small population of people who require Complex Rehab wheelchairs have the highest level of disabilities and require custom configured wheelchairs.