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a child with a spinal cord injury who recovered from Covid-19, having a socially distanced visit from his dad.

Covid-19 and me: A parent’s account of their son contracting coronavirus

This is a guest blog written by Anna-Marina whose son, who has a spinal cord ...

a person washing hands in line with coronavirus advice.

Important information and updates about coronavirus and our services

The team at Back Up are closely monitoring government advice on coronavirus. We know that ...

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Leading charities collaborate to mark spinal cord injury awareness day

Today we are marking Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Day (SCIAD). This annual event is collaboratively ...

Peter

#SCIAD2020: Peter’s story

This story was written by our partner charity SIA, in collaboration with us for ...

This Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Day, we are telling Neil's story - Neil is a man with a spinal cord injury who can walk.

#SCIAD2020: Neil’s Story

To mark Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Day, we are sharing stories about people who have ...

Carol with her child

#SCIAD2020: Carol’s story

This story was written by our partner charity SIA, in collaboration with us for ...

Alex

#SCIAD 2020: Alex’s Story

This Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Day, we are telling stories of people with a spinal ...

Josh

#SCIAD2020: Josh’s story

This story was written by our partner charity SIA, in collaboration with us for ...

Naomi

#SCIAD2020: Naomi’s Story

This Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Day we’re working on building a collection of stories to ...

tom, a man who regained his independence after spinal cord injury,, sitting with his family

Tom’s story: Walking with a spinal cord injury and independence

Every spinal cord injury is as unique as the person who sustains it. In Tom’s ...