Wheel World News Issue 46 July - Page 4

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Arizona Spinal Cord Injury Association Fresh Start Backpack Program


The Arizona Spinal Cord Injury Association's Fresh Start Backpack Program was created for the goal of getting information into the hands of newly injured patients as soon as we can. Coming out of rehab can be a daunting process and we want to alleviate some of the frustrations and stress that can come with it. Through our connections with rehab hospitals around Arizona, we are changing lives one backpack at a time. Whether you need durable medical equipment, information on finding work, driving specialists, or a community to get connected to; the AZSCIA Fresh Start Backpack is there to help and to provide you with the resources needed to live your life to the fullest.

There are two ways you could get involved in the AZSCIA Fresh Start Backpack Program.

For individuals who wish to get involved, you can sponsor an individual backpack. With the support of community members, the Fresh Start Backpack can be put into the hands of newly injured individuals. For a donation of $30, you will sponsor (1) backpack that will be given to an individual coming out of rehab. This backpack is essential in ensuring quality of life, and your donation is vital in ensuring we

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