2.97. Spinal Cord Injury Resources in SPAIN
Confederacin Coordinadora Estatal de Minusvalidos Fisicos de Espaa
Confederacion Coordinadora Estatal de Minusvalidos Fisicos de Espana is a non-governmental organization working for the full integration of people with physical disabilities in Spain. They offer a variety of serivices.
Discapnet: Portal de los discapacitados
Disability information portal
Federacin de Asociaciones de Minusvlidos de Madrid (FAMMA) advocates and provides a variety of services for people with physical disabilities in Madrid, Spain and surrounding area.
Federacion ECOM can assist in planning visits for people with disabilities or serve as a resource for disabled foreigners in Spain.
Disability-related employment information, programs, and services
Adapted sports for the inclusion of people with disabilities
Hospital Nacional de Parapléjicos
National Hospital for Paraplegics -- web site has SCI videos, forum, and FAQs
Institut Guttmann, Badalona
This is a leading hospital in the medical treatment, surgery and full rehabilitation of patients with spinal cord injury, acquired brain damage or any other serious neurological disability.
La Asociación de Parapléjicos y Grandes Grandes Discapacitados Físicos
Spanish Spinal Cord Injury Association -- Empowerment, education, advocacy. Has local chapters
Real Patronato sobre Discapacidad works on disability policy issues, has a library of accessibility guides and maps for Spain and produces a book listing many state and nongovernmental disability agencies.