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BIALA Resource Guide for Brain and Spinal Cord Injury

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Able Data

Nation Wide
800-227-0216

Database for unbiased, comprehensive information on products, solutions and resources to improve productivity and ease life's tasks.

Allergan

Nation Wide

Allergan is a pharmaceutical company.

Amramp

Nation Wide
888-715-7598

Wheelchair ramps and lifts

Bioness

Nation Wide
800-211-9136 Option 2

Bioness is the leading provider of innovative technologies helping people regain mobility and independence. Bioness solutions include functional electrical stimulation (FES) systems, robotic systems and software based therapy programs providing functional and therapeutic benefits for individuals affected by central nervous system disorders and orthopedic injuries.

BrainandSpinalCord.org

Nation Wide
866-611-BASC

BrainandSpinalCord.org is a resource for brain and spinal cord injury survivors and their families to learn more information about medical conditions, rehabilitation, and legal options.

Centre for Neuro Skills

Nation Wide
800-922-4994

Provides intensive post-acute community based brain injury rehabilitation.

Chrysler Automobility Program

Nation Wide
800-255-9877

Our goal is to assist in lessening the burden of the financial cost of modifying your vehicle.

Closing the Gap

Nation Wide
507-248-3294

An assistive technology blog highlighting the products, tools and strategies that are making a difference in the lives of individuals with disabilities.

Coloplast

Nation Wide
612-249-1460

Provides ostomy care, urology and continence care and wound and skin care.

Cure Medical

Nation Wide
800-570-1778

Catheter and urology supply company

Disability Benefits Center

Nation Wide

Information about applying for disability benefits with a traumatic brain injury and information about disability application process overall.

Disability Secrets

Nation Wide

Legal and disability assistance

Disabled American Veterans

Nation Wide

Support for veterans and their families including medical support

Discount Ramps

Nation Wide
888-651-3431

Discount ramps and other supplies

BookShare

Nation Wide

Bookshare is an ebook library that makes reading easier. People with reading barriers can customize their experience and read in ways that work for them.

Benefit Finder

Nation Wide

Discover which benefits you may be eligible for.

Enemeez Bowel Care

Nation Wide

Bowel care

Family Caregiver Alliance

Nation Wide
800-445-8106

Family Caregiver Alliance supports and sustains the important work of families nationwide caring for loved ones with chronic, disabling health conditions.

Free Application for Federal Student Aid

Nation Wide

Application for student aid for education

General Motors Mobility

Nation Wide

Vehicle adaptations and financing

Good RX

Nation Wide

Use GoodRx to find the price of your prescriptions at pharmacies in Louisiana and save up to 80% with our free coupons. Even if you have insurance or Medicare, GoodRx's discount prices are often lower than your co-pay.

Government Benefits

Nation Wide

Website to assist with government benefits

Help, Hope, & Live

Nation Wide
800-642-8399

Help Hope Live has been showing clients and their families how to bring people together in order to fundraise to help cover the cost of medical expenses that insurance won't cover. These efforts play a critical role in helping our clients recover and maintain their health and independence. Helps thousands of people raise millions of dollars for Help Hope Live to pay a wide range of expenses, including out-of-pocket costs for: medications, durable medical equipment, home health care, wheelchair-accessibility modifications, physical therapy, innovative treatments, medical travel and temporary relocation, even emergency living assistance.

Hill-Rom

Nation Wide
800-445-3730

Hill-Rom is a leading worldwide manufacturer and provider of medical technologies and related services for the health care industry, including patient support systems, safe mobility and handling solutions, non-invasive therapeutic products for a variety of acute and chronic medical conditions, medical equipment rentals, surgical products and information technology solutions.

Hollister

Nation Wide
888-740-8999

Wound care, ostomy, and continence products

Home Modifications

Nation Wide

Education, resources, and directory

Intendu Functional Brain Trainer

Nation Wide
888-619-5621

The Intendu Functional Brain Trainer (FBT) is the first adaptive, motion-interactive brain training platform designed to enable people with TBI to train their cognitive skills in functional, engaging, and interactive environments in the comfort of their homes. The platform is used by leading rehab centers and is based on clinical and scientific paradigms.

Invacare

Nation Wide
800 -333-6900

"Invacare focuses on products and services that help people move, breathe, rest and perform essential hygiene. These are important parts of care for people with a range of challenges, from those who are active and going to work or school each day and may need additional mobility or respiratory support, to those who are cared for in residential care settings, at home and in rehabilitation centers."

Joseph Groh Foundation

Nation Wide
214-998-9749

Foundation for spinal cord injuries.

K9s For Warriors

Nation Wide

Service dogs for veterans

Lending Library

Nation Wide
800-539-7309 x7204

The Reeve Foundation offers a free lending library of over 5,000 books and videos on paralysis- related topics. Our catalog is available online at the above website. Items can be ordered online for delivery to your home with return postage included.

Louisiana Domestic Violence Crisis And Support Resources Hotline

Nation Wide
888-411-1333

Support Resources Hotline - Domestic Violence

Make the Connection

Nation Wide

Online tool to connect veterans and family members with support, resources and information

Med-Ex

Nation Wide

The Medical Equipment Donation Agency

Medicaid

Nation Wide
877-267-2323

Medicaid website

Medicare

Nation Wide
800-638-6833

Medicare website

Military One Source

Nation Wide
800-342-9647

24 hour support for anyone in the military

National Association of State Head Injury Administrators

Nation Wide

Assisting state government in promoting partnerships and building systems to meet the needs of individuals with brain injuries and their families.

National Financial Resource Directory

Nation Wide
800-532-5274

Comprehensive resource website for individuals with disabilities

National Resource Center for Traumatic Brain Injury

Nation Wide

National resource guide for individuals with traumatic brain injuries

National Resource Directory

Nation Wide

Directory that connects veterans to programs and services that support them

National Seating & Mobility

Nation Wide
615-595-6752

National Seating & Mobility's core business is custom mobility, Rehab and adaptive seating systems

Need Help Paying Bills

Nation Wide

Resource for assistance in paying bills

Neuropsychology Information

Nation Wide

Association for neuropsychology and information

North American Brain Injury Society

Nation Wide
713-526-6900

NABIS is a society comprised of professional members involved in the care or issues surrounding brain injury. The principal mission of the organization is moving brain injury science into practice. NABIS was created specifically to address the needs of multidisciplinary professionals dedicated to brain injury - providing education programs, scientific updates and a platform for communication and professional exchange.

NuMotion

Nation Wide
225-753-7007

Wheelchairs, scooters and urology supplies

Permobil

Nation Wide

Wheelchair provider and seating

Quantum Rehab

Nation Wide

Designs and manufactures high-end complex rehabilitation solutions that allow end users to achieve their mobility goals. Wheelchairs and seating.

Recycled Medical

Nation Wide

A FREE listing site for you to list and buy pre-owned medical supplies

Reeve Foundation : NeuroRecovery Network (NRN) program

Nation Wide

These facilities are accepting individuals with walking difficulties related to any cause (not just SCI) and are hosting activity-based exercise programs.

Restorative Therapies

Nation Wide
800-609-9166

Restorative Therapies helps people with neurological impairments using the FES therapy system. Functional Electrical Stimulation (FES) is a well established rehabilitation technique that uses pulses of electrical current to stimulate peripheral nerves evoking muscle contractions and patterned muscle activity.

Rifton

Nation Wide
800-571-8198

Adaptive technology for children and adults with disabilities

Social Security Disability Income

Nation Wide

Website informing about social security disability

Social Security Offices

Nation Wide
800-772-1213

Social security offices list

STL Medical

Nation Wide
800-950-6020

Discount healthcare supplies

The American Legion

Nation Wide

America's largest online directory for veterans

The Brain Injury Recovery Network

Nation Wide
877-810-2100

This site provides practical, actionable advice for brain injury survivors and families. The goal is to see that survivors of brain injuries are given every possible chance to recover. There are numerous manuals, explanations, resources and ideas.

UroStat

Nation Wide
800-845-8698

A medical company that sells ostomy, urological and incontinence supplies

Veterans Aid & Attendant Program

Nation Wide

The Aid and Attendance (A&A) Pension provides benefits for veterans and surviving spouses who require the regular attendance of another person to assist in eating, bathing, dressing and undressing or taking care of the needs of nature.

Veterans Crisis Hotline

Nation Wide
800-273-8255

24 hour hotline for veterans

Veterans Justice Outreach Program

Nation Wide
504-412-3700

Legal assistance for veterans

Vets Prevail

Nation Wide

Behavior change platform where veterans earn rewards for helping each other overcome challenges

Work Your Motor

Nation Wide

Online games and cognitive activities created by Occupational Therapist

Love Your Brain

Nation Wide

Love Your Brain is a foundation devoted to improving the quality of life of those affected by TBI (& concussion). Retreats, yoga, and resources can be found on their website.