Adults with physical disabilities (including those with paralysis and spinal cord injury) make up the largest minority population in the US.

Source: The Current State of Healthcare for People With Disabilities. National Council on Disability. https://www.ncd.gov/publications/2009/Sept302009. 2009.

Adults with physical disabilities (including those with paralysis and spinal cord injury) make up the largest minority population in the US.

Source: The Current State of Healthcare for People With Disabilities. National Council on Disability. https://www.ncd.gov/publications/2009/Sept302009. 2009.

Adults with physical disabilities (including those with paralysis and spinal cord injury) make up the largest minority population in the US.

Source: The Current State of Healthcare for People With Disabilities. National Council on Disability. https://www.ncd.gov/publications/2009/Sept302009. 2009.

Adults with physical disabilities (including those with paralysis and spinal cord injury) make up the largest minority population in the US.

Source: The Current State of Healthcare for People With Disabilities. National Council on Disability. https://www.ncd.gov/publications/2009/Sept302009. 2009.

Adults with physical disabilities (including those with paralysis and spinal cord injury) make up the largest minority population in the US.

Source: The Current State of Healthcare for People With Disabilities. National Council on Disability. https://www.ncd.gov/publications/2009/Sept302009. 2009.

In 2010, an estimated 

30.6 million People aged 15 years + (12.6 %) had limitations including difficulty walking, climbing stairs, or using a wheelchair, cane, crutches, or
walker.

Source: Disability Funders Network. “Disability Stats and Facts.” 2012. Web Accessed November 10, 2014.

Disability Partnerships 

Working together to improve the quality of life for persons with physical disabilities!

nearly

1 in 50

people

live with

paralysis.


Source: Christopher and Dave Reeve Foundation.  Paralysis Facts and Figures. www.christopherreeve.org.