As published in the Summer 2017 edition of the Spinal Connection newsletter:
A Bill subtitled The Van Accessible Parking Act (HB 1882) was brought forth by Representative Mayberry. This bill is now known as ACT 799. Do not let the word “Van” confuse you since a “Van” is NOT required. Let me explain a little bit. This bill defines authorized parking use of a Van-accessible parking space via a Van-accessible parking decal. It also … - Read More >
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The Center for Arkansas Legal Services and Legal Aid of Arkansas, Inc. are hosting an event to discuss changes to Medicaid home care programs.
From the flyer:
Learn about the Medicaid ARChoices program, the new computer program the state is using, and how to fight cuts in your hours. The event will be held on August 25 from 1-3pm at the Main Library (Darragh Center) located at 100 S. Rock St, Little Rock, AR 72201. … - Read More >
Arkansas Spinal Cord Foundation (ASCF) announces the Sandra Turner Memorial Scholarships for 2017 with a “CALL FOR APPLICATIONS.” We encourage those wanting to further their education to apply. ASCF’s mission is to improve the quality of life for persons with spinal cord injuries and those who live with challenges associated with spinal cord diseases such as Spina Bifida, Multiple Sclerosis, ALS, and Spinal Spondylosis.
Applications are … - Read More >
Do you or someone you know have a severe mobility impairment &/or a life-threatening illness?
Southern Sportsmen Foundation is pleased to announce their 2017 hunt schedule for whitetail deer. This hunt is for individuals that have a severe mobility impairment &/or a life-threatening illness.
The youth “Hunt of a Lifetime” will be held near Mineral Springs, AR October 27th through October 29th, 2017 at Starch Creek Hunting Club. This … - Read More >
The 2017 Brain Injury Conference will be held from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM on Friday, August 11th at the Benton Event Center in Benton, AR. The conference will focus on Management and Treatment Issues.
The Brain Injury Conference is sponsored by CHI St. Vincent*, Arkansas Trauma Rehabilitation Program, and NeuroRestorative Timber Ridge. The conference is appropriate for nurses, therapists, case managers, social workers, and other healthcare … - Read More >
The Arkansas Spinal Cord Foundation (ASCF) is hosting the annual Trap Shoot on April 22, 2017 at the Arkansas Game and Fish Foundation Shooting Sports Complex in Jacksonville, AR. All proceeds support ASCF services and benefit adults and children with spinal cord injuries and disabilities.
Thriving in the Community
Join the Survivors' Day Celebration during Brain Injury Awareness Month on Tuesday, March 28, 2017. The event will be held from 9:00 AM to 3:45 PM at Immanuel Baptist Church in Little Rock. Please be sure to see the event flyer below for details.
The text of the flyer is printed below for screen readers:
Thriving in the Community
Brain Injury Awareness Month
Survivors' Day … - Read More >
The Arkansas Spinal Cord Foundation (ASCF) occasionally has vans donated. If interested, please apply using the form below. If you have questions, please contact Mandy at (501) 247-1977 for more information.
Mail the completed application to:
Arkansas Spinal Cord Foundation
P.O. Box 242486
Little Rock, AR 72223-0026
The Arkansas Rollin' Razorbacks is having a Super Bowl Party fundraiser on Sunday, Feb. 5 at Sherwood Forest. Details: