Our Vision

We envision a society where people with paralysis are no longer isolated and can return to being active members of the community. In order to realize that goal, we need to unite our community and find strength in the power of our experiences.

About Us

SPINALpedia is a social mentoring network and video archive that allows the spinal cord injury community to motivate each other with the knowledge and triumphs gained from our individual experiences.


Thirteen years ago today, I sustained a spinal cord injury, and began living my life as a person with quadriplegia. Ten days from today... show more
I am a C4-5 incomplete quadriplegic. There are many things I can not do because of my disability but I work with what I can do. Using ... show more
This is Part IV of my dressing videos which focuses on tying a necktie. In the video I show how to tie a four in hand knot and a half ... show more
A veterinary student with a spinal cord injury receives a Half-Power SuperStand chair to help her stand to perform certain tasks while ... show more
Locomotor training is helping Emmalie, who was unable to walk after suffering a spinal cord injury, take steps, sit up on her own and i... show more
Wellness­2 is a program designed to help individuals with spinal cord injury maintain their health and wellness through fitness, educa... show more
As a proud partner of the 2016 U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Teams, BMW of North America celebrates the spirit of competition as #BMWTeam... show more
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This is Part IV of my dressing videos which focuses on tying a necktie. In the video I show how to tie a four in hand knot and a half ... show more
The world's first 3D-printed wheelchair was unveiled at Clerkenwell Design Week in London, Tuesday.
Created by renowned designer Benja... show more
Today I went to the University of Washington because they were holding the 2016 spinal cord injury summit. The main topic of discussion... show more
Making your wheelchair fit for you! Tips and tricks.