United Spinal Association

Rating: 1 stars   1 review

Issues: Civil Rights, Disabilities, Health, Cancer, Veterans

Location: 75-20 Astoria Blvd Jackson Heights NY 11370 USA

Mission: United Spinal Association's mission is to improve the quality of life of individuals with spinal cord injuries and disorders.
Target demographics: People with spinal cord injuries and disorders.
Programs: VetsFirst (VA Benefits advocacy and representation) USA Techguide (online resource center for wheelchairs and other types of Assistive technology.) New Mobility (a magazine promoting an active lifestyle for people with disabilities.) National Spinal Cord Injury Association (membership and peer support groups) Accessibility Services (design and consulting service to remove architectural barriers for people with disabilities.) Wheelchair Medic (mobile wheelchair repair program) Able to Travel (travel agency for people with disabilities) Public Policy (legislative and regulatory advocacy to improve programs and services for people with disabilities.)

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Rating: 1 stars  

4 people found this review helpful

When rated by the armed forces charity review, united spinal/wwp was rated a D because of bloated salaries and administrative costs. Actual donation to helping vets was less than 25%

Would you volunteer for this group again?

No

For the time you spent, how much of an impact did you feel your work or activity had?

None

Did the organization use your time wisely?

Somewhat badly

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No

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2006

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