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ParaQuad NSW, Australia

Published: 2010-11-28 - Updated: 2013-03-24
Author: Disabled World

Synopsis: ParaQuad NSW is a not for profit member-based association striving to support people with spinal cord injury to achieve choices in life.

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ParaQuad NSW is a not-for-profit member-based association striving to support people with spinal cord injury to achieve their choices in life.


ParaQuad is a registered charity with Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR) status.

Formed in 1961, ParaQuad has provided vital care, support and clinical services to people with spinal cord injuries, their families and carers for almost 50 years.

ParaQuad provides a support system that aims to meet the needs of people with a spinal cord injury and their families at every stage of life. The cost for this personal care is between $190,000 - $300,000 per year.

The services are designed to help our clients with spinal cord injury to have the same opportunities as everyone else to participate in the community.

ParaQuad's services include:

Facts on Spinal Cord Injuries in Australia:


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