American Chronic Pain Association (ACPA)
The ACPA has offers peer support and education in pain management skills to people with pain, family and friends, and health care professionals. The information and tools on their website can help you to better understand your pain and work more effectively with your health care team toward a higher quality of life.
Christopher & Dana Reeve Paralysis Resource Center (PRC)
The Reeve Foundation is dedicated to curing spinal cord injury by funding innovative research, and improving the quality of life for people living with paralysis through grants, information and advocacy.
You can get information, connect with someone who understands through peer mentoring, find local resources, and learn more about their Quality of Life grants on their website
National Rehabilitation Information Center (NARIC)
NARIC is the library of the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR). The service collects, catalogs, and disseminates the articles, reports, curricula, guides, and other publications and products of the research projects funded by NIDRR. NIDRR funds more than 250 projects each year that conduct research on a wide range of issues including technology, health and function, independent living and capacity building.
Siegel Rare Neuroimmune Association (formerly known as the Transverse Myelitis Association)
The Siegel Rare Neuroimmune Association (SRNA)
is a not-for-profit international organization dedicated to the support of children, adolescents, and adults with a spectrum of rare neuroimmune disorders including: Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis (ADEM), Acute Flaccid Myelitis (AFM), MOG Antibody-Associated Disease (MOG-Ab disease), Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorder (NMOSD), Optic Neuritis (ON) and Transverse Myelitis (TM). They support individuals living with rare neuroimmune diagnoses and their families, promote awareness to empower patients, families, clinicians and scientists, build a collaborative and dedicated clinical care network and help advance scientific understanding and research.