BACKBONES exists to provide free support for people with spinal cord injury and their families. Through our
BACKBONES is a federally recognized 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.
When: 2nd Thursday of each month. CDSG meets for two separate sessions; 10 am and 11 am.
When: 4th Tuesday of every month, except December, from 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Lives in Motion provides people with spinal cord injury an opportunity to learn and share experiences. Meetings include medical specialists from the spinal cord injury team who share expertise on specific topics such as home modifications, wheelchairs, exercises, nutrition, sexuality, social re-integration, and vocational rehabilitation.
When: 3rd Floor Therapy Gym, 4th Tuesday of every month from 6:00 - 7:30 pm.
This group addresses the psychosocial aspects of multiple sclerosis in a structured outpatient setting. Education,
This rehab support group is for people with various disabilities and meets the second Saturday of every month 1:00-3:00 p.m. Room B 149 Springfield Conference Room. If you cannot attend you can call in from any location at 1-800-520-2364, meeting ID #12345 and listen in on the meeting.
Gemma Fletcher, PT
Spinal cord injury support group for individuals in Rockford, IL.
Date: Second Wednesday of each month
Time: 6 – 7:30 p.m.
On Facebook at Rockford SCI Support Group
Support group for individuals in Mundelein, IL.
Meets the second Wednesday of every month
Time: 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at LCCIL