The following organizations are key partners with Access Medical in helping our patients with additional funding and education options specific to mobility.
As a company, we have diligently worked to develop a personal relationship with the appropriate staff in each of these organizations. If you would like us to direct you to these key people, please contact us at 760-929-2828.
The ALS Association
The mission of The ALS Association is to lead the fight to treat and cure ALS through global research and nationwide advocacy, while also empowering people with Lou Gehrig’s Disease and their families to live fuller lives by providing them with compassionate care and support. Visit their website.
Beanstalk identifies, vets and uplifts remarkable neighborhood leaders. They believe that what’s right with America is right next door. Every neighborhood has incredible residents who take the lead and solve tough problems, at a grassroots level. They know that great leaders inspire their communities. Visit their website.
Head North Foundation
HELP is provided through our two core programs; the Recover program and the Thrive program. Through each program, resources, Peer Support and financial assistance helps the injured and their families as they face the daily challenges of living with a SCI and paralysis.Available to individuals within the San Diego area. Visit their website.
Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA)
MDA is the nonprofit health agency dedicated to curing muscular dystrophy, ALS and related diseases by funding worldwide research. The Association also provides comprehensive health care and support services, advocacy and education. The MDA will also contribute $500/year towards any medical equipment necessary for individuals with muscular dystrophy or related diseases. Visit their website.
National MS Society
The National MS Society helps each person address the challenges of living with MS through its 50-state network of chapters. The Society helps people affected by MS by funding cutting-edge research, driving change through advocacy, facilitating professional education, and providing programs and services that help people with MS and their families move their lives forward. The MS Society will also contribute $700/year towards any medical equipment necessary for individuals MS. Visit their website.
Spina Bifida Association (SBA)
The Spina Bifida Association (SBA) serves adults and children who live with the challenges of Spina Bifida. Since 1973, SBA has been the only national voluntary health agency solely dedicated to enhancing the lives of those with Spina Bifida and those whose lives are touched by this challenging birth defect. Its tools are education, advocacy, research, and service. Visit their website.
United Cerebral Palsy (UCP)
United Cerebral Palsy (UCP) educates, advocates and provides support services to ensure a life without limits for people with a spectrum of disabilities. UCP and its nearly 100 affiliates have a mission to advance the independence, productivity and full citizenship of people with a spectrum of disabilities by providing services and support to more than 176,000 children and adults every day—one person at a time, one family at a time. Visit their website.
Regional Center (CA)
California’s has 21 regional centers with more than 40 offices located throughout the state that serve individuals with developmental disabilities and their families. Your local regional center can also serve as a funding source in a last-resort scenario. Locate a Regional Center near you.
American Parkinson’s Disease Association (ADPA)
The American Parkinson Disease Association, Inc. was founded in 1961 to “ease the burden and find a cure” for Parkinson’s disease. Headquartered in New York, the organization focuses its energies on research, patient services, education and raising public awareness about the disease. APDA supports nine Centers for Advanced Research, 52 regional Information and Referral (I&R) Centers, 45 chapters, and 250 affiliated support groups nationwide. Visit their website.
NSCIA – National Spinal Cord Injury Association (NSCIA)
The National Spinal Cord Injury Association’s mission is to provide active-lifestyle information, peer support and advocacy that empowers people living with spinal cord injuries and disorders (SCI/D) to achieve their highest potential. Visit their website.
The California Department of Rehabilitation
The California Department of Rehabilitation works in partnership with consumers and other stakeholders to provide services and advocacy resulting in employment, independent living and equality for individuals with disabilities. Visit their website.
PossAbilities is a non-profit agency serving children and adults with disabilities through a variety of pivotal programs. We help people find and keep jobs, integrate into community activities and contribute through volunteerism. Visit their website.