Find answers to our most common healthcare related queries from what is a spinal cord injury (SCI) and how best to manage it, to ageing with a SCI and the impact of radically changed circumstances on family and friends.
A spinal cord injury (SCI) is damage or trauma to the spinal cord. Read more here about causes and the long lasting effects of SCI’s.
Learn more about your healthcare queries and entitlements. The medical card scheme, community services and more.
A spinal cord injury is a life altering, traumatic event which brings with it a whole range of physical and emotional issues and responses.
What about family & friends of someone with a spinal cord injury? A SCI not only impacts the individual but can also have a significant impact on family and friends.
As you age with SCI you will experience the same health issues that affect everybody and most people will experience changes in their health and abilities.
Spinal Injuries Ireland can assist both you and your family members with professional counselling services to help with coping skills needed to live with the often devastating impact of a spinal cord injury (SCI).
Connect with our trained peer volunteer to share similar experience and appropriate sharing of their own recovery journey and perhaps, most importantly, engendering hope.
What is Cauda Equina Syndrome (CES) and what are the 5 red flag warning signs to look out for. Information and resources for both HCP’s and the public.
No Waiting Card – Discreet and easily-identifiable, this card will help you to access toilets quickly and efficiently while you are out in public.
Often, it’s someone just like you who’s the real expert.
Wellbeing questions answered and healthcare knowledge shared
Welcome to SII Connect – Your Space to Share