Spina Bifida Support Groups
Spina bifida loosely translates to “split spine” it is a condition that affects newly born children where the spinal cord is not developed completely and results in varying degrees of paralysis and the loss of sensation to the lower limbs depending on the severity of the condition. The information sites listed in this spina bifida support group section provides an extended description and in far greater detail than Ableize can offer. Please browse through the sites below where you will find details of the condition along with support in the UK and Ireland, fundraising information, family support and also telephone contacts more information.
International Federation for Spina Bifida and Hydocephalus
A prominent and world umbrella organisation located in Brussels and covering the UK and Europe offering a number of publications and project downloads along with information about their aim to improve the quality of life for people with Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus throughout the world.