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BIALA Resource Guide for Brain and Spinal Cord Injury

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Shreveport Public Assembly & Recreation Therapeutic Recreation (SPAR)

Shreveport
Louisiana

Comprehensive recreational program in Shreveport area.

Caddo Parish Public Housing Authority

Shreveport
Louisiana
318-227-0906

Low-rent housing

Christus Schumpert Health System

Shreveport
Louisiana
318-681-4500

Catholic, non-profit healthcare system.

Sportran Shreveport/Bossier City Transportation

Shreveport
Louisiana
318-673-7415

Public Transportation

Northwest Louisiana Brain and Spinal Cord Injury Support Group/Think First

Shreveport
Louisiana
318-226-0066

Region 7 Families Helping Families

Shreveport
Louisiana
318-226-4541

Helping families and individuals with disabilities. Serving parishes of Bienville, Bossier, Caddo, Claiborne, Desoto, Red River, Natchitoches, Sabine, and Webster

Regional Urology

Shreveport
Louisiana
318-683-0411

Complete Urology Care for Northwest Louisiana

Caddo Career Solutions Center

Shreveport
Louisiana
318-676-7788

Louisiana Rehabilitation Services (LRS) assists persons with disabilities in their desire to obtain or maintain employment and/or achieve independence in their communities by providing rehabilitation services and working cooperatively with business and other community resources.

Louisiana Department of Health & Hospital Medicare Savings Program

Shreveport
Louisiana
888-342-6207

Medicaid information

Overtin Brooks VA Medical Center

Shreveport
Louisiana
318-221-8411

Medical center and resources for veterans

Willis-Knighton Health System

Shreveport
Louisiana
318-212-4000

Medical center and rehab hospital

Families Helping Families Region 7

Shreveport
Louisiana
318-226-4541

Families Helping Families Region 7 is a non-profit family resource center. We are a group of families who, through our own experiences, promote peer support and advocacy and are committed to alleviating hardships of other families who have members with disabilities or special needs. The term, "special needs", includes physical, mental, emotional, behavioral and/or academic issues.

Housing Authority of the City of Shreveport

Shreveport
Louisiana
318-227-8174

Section 8 & Low-rent

SPAR Shreveport Public Assembly & Recreation

Shreveport
Louisiana
(318)673-7815

SPAR'S Adaptive Sports Program is to provide diversified innovative sports that encourage individuals of all ages with disabilities to participate in sports that increase hand-eye coordination, strength and endurance as well as the quality of life by developing good sportsmanship skills, team building skills and character in a therapeutic recreation environment.

Contact Yolanda Bumcon or Theresa Gray Jacobs at 318-673-7815 for more information.

Some activities offered (many more on website):

Adaptive Golf

Cooking Classes

Tennis

Art & Crafts

Shreveport Rehabilitation Hospital

1451 Fern Circle
Shreveport
Louisiana
318-232-8880

At Shreveport Rehabilitation Hospital, we treat many conditions including, but not limited to, amputations, brain injury, spinal cord injury, orthopedics, stroke, and neurological disorders such as Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson’s, and Guillain-Barré syndrome.

Shreveport Rehabilitation Hospital offers patients and their families an unprecedented option for brain injury rehabilitation and spinal cord rehabilitation care in our beautiful, and comfortable state-of-the-art hospital.

Spine Institute of Louisiana

1500 Line Ave. Suite 200
Shreveport
Louisiana
(318) 629-5555

The Spine Institute of Louisiana is dedicated to the treatment of non-operative and operative disorders of the spine.

To set an appointment, call at 318-629-5555 Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.

QUALITY SUPPORT COORDINATION INC Region 7

2800 Youree Dr. BLD A Suite 380
Shreveport
Louisiana
318-219-2514

Provides case management services and support coordination.

The Arc Caddo-Bossier/Frost Industries

5320 Greenwood Road
Shreveport
Louisiana
(318)631-9501

Contact Bobby Johnson for more information at bjohnson@frostindustries.com

Mission: To build unlimited opportunities for adults with disabilities through full and part-time work and employment training.

Frost Industries, located at the James Conly Center in Shreveport, Louisiana, is the Employment Division of The Arc Caddo-Bossier. Frost is continually seeking new ways to provide meaningful employment for citizens with disabilities.

Think First

960 Sheridan Ave Suite A
Shreveport
Louisiana
318-226-0066

ThinkFirst National Injury Prevention Foundation's educational programs are aimed at helping people - especially those at high risk: children, teens and young adults - learn to reduce their risk for injury.