How many people are there in Curaçao with a spinal cord injury?

How many people are there in Curaçao with a spinal cord injury?

One of the frequently asked questions we get, is how many people there are in Curaçao with spinal cord injury. Unfortunately, throughout years of research, we still haven’t been able find a source with the exact data. You might already be aware that data in Curaçao is...
The Three Most Important Features For Accessibility

The Three Most Important Features For Accessibility

Have you ever had to stop mid-stride and try to figure out how to enter a building? Imagine you reach the front door and suddenly realize that it is three feet off the ground, with no steps. How would you climb through? That’s exactly what happens when someone in a...
This Is One Of The Most Devastating Injuries

This Is One Of The Most Devastating Injuries

As an organization, we talk a lot about spinal cord injuries. Our mission, our work, is dedicated primarily to people with such an injury. But most of the time, people don’t really know what a spinal cord injury is or how devastating it can be. Even the international...
This is Why We Organize The Caribbean Spinal Cord Injury Congress

This is Why We Organize The Caribbean Spinal Cord Injury Congress

Prior to 2014, before we hosted the first congress, the experience for someone with a spinal cord injury usually was that when you finished rehabilitation, it was as if that was the end of the line; there was nothing left that could be done to maintain or improve your...