Become a member

Members of the Swiss Paraplegic Foundation Benefactors' Association receive 250,000 francs in case of emergency.

This payment is made wherever you are in the world, independent of insurance benefits and the place of your accident and treatment. 1.9 million members have already put their trust in the Swiss Paraplegic Foundation.

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. 

Become a member now and benefit

    • You receive 250,000 Swiss francs if you sustain a spinal cord injury in an accident and end up in a wheelchair permanently.

    • The payment process is quick and without red tape.

    • The payment is granted independently of insurance benefits and the place of the accident or treatment.
    • Benefactors' Association membership is possible both for people who reside in Switzerland and those who live abroad.
    • 1.9 million members have already put their trust in the Swiss Paraplegic Foundation.
    • You show your solidarity towards people with a spinal cord injury – given that it can happen to anybody.

Enquiries and contact

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