Advantages of membership:

  • receive 250,000 Swiss francs for an accident that results in a spinal cord injury and permanent dependence upon a wheelchair

  • your membership is valid all over the world

  • quick payment process without red tape
  • payment is granted independently of insurance benefits and the place of the accident or treatment
  • 1.8 million members have already put their trust in the Swiss Paraplegic Foundation

Benefactors' Association membership is possible both for people who reside in Switzerland and those who live abroad.
 

Sad but true: every other day, an act of carelessness leads to a spinal cord injury.

As a member of the Swiss Paraplegic Foundation Benefactors' Association, you'll receive a one-time payment of CHF 250,000 if you are involved in an accident that results in a spinal cord injury and permanent dependence upon a wheelchair. This payment is made wherever you are in the world, independent of insurance benefits and the place of your accident and treatment.

 

Enquiries and contact

  • Erika Schüpbach

    Head of Benefactor Services
    sps@paraplegie.ch
    Telephone +41 41 939 62 62
    Fax +41 41 939 62 63

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