The first 72 hours: the most important time after a spinal cord injury. Whether it’s happened to you or someone you care about, the care received in this window can make all the difference to recovery.
During the uncertain days and weeks that follow, you’ll hear many unfamiliar medical terms; have new things to think about like long-term rehabilitation and mobility; all whilst still having to manage everyday matters like household bills.
It’s unlikely you’ve ever been in this situation before, so you’ll have many questions. You can find some of the answers straight away in The Spinal Cord Injury Guide.
This free brochure brings together direction and advice from a range of experienced spinal cord injury experts, and instantly gives you the useful information you need in one easy-to-read, 26-page PDF booklet.
You get advice on benefits, employment, housing and legal issues, plus a list of organisations that will help you through the challenges of a spinal cord injury.