About spinal cord injuries
A spinal cord injury results in dependence upon a wheelchair.
First-hand experience of a spinal cord injury
What does a spinal cord injury entail?
Understanding spinal cord injuries
Find out more about the topic of spinal cord injuries based on a summary from the WHO “International perspectives on spinal cord injury” report.
Effects and complications of a spinal cord injury
A spinal cord injury has serious effects. Find out more about the effects and complications that people with a spinal cord injury have to battle with in their day-to-day life.
How does spinal cord injury rehabilitation work?
Learn more about rehabilitation.
Why are easily-accessible places important for people with spinal cord injuries?
You can read about the barriers in day-to-day life and how the Swiss Paraplegic Foundation helps people with a spinal cord injury here.
Learn about the importance of integration and education
Find out more about how ParaWork goes about its work and which factors are decisive for successful integration.
The role of good surroundings
For people with spinal cord injuries, the environment plays a crucial role.