Our Mission Statement

Founded in 1979, the mission of the Spinal Cord Injury Association of Illinois (SCIA) is to serve as a comprehensive resource center for individuals who have been personally affected by paralysis, those working in related fields, and other interested persons.  The mission also includes working to prevent new injuries from happening.

SCIA seeks to fulfill this mission through a combination of services including Information and Referral, Peer Support, Education and Injury Prevention.

SCIA records are available for review upon request.

Rock n Roll is Here to Stay!!

Please join us for our annual winter benefit, Rock n Roll is Here to Stay, February 21,2015! This night will be held at Crystal Grand Banquets in Lemont, IL, featuring live music, family style dinner, including drinks, raffles, and a live auction!
We are currently looking for event sponsors,as well as gift and prize donations. If you are interested in being a part of this fun filled evening, please see the sponsor form attached. We look forward to seeing you there!

Employee Giving Campaign

Spinal Cord Injury Association of Illinois (SCIA), is a member of the Community Health Charities of Illinois. Employee/Workplace Giving Campaigns are underway and now is a great time to choose a charity to support. The Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) is a giving program that federal government employees can participate in. Our CFC Code is 48552. We appreciate your support and thank you for choosing SCIA!

Shop Amazon and Support SCIA!

We have joined forces with Amazon Smile!  If you are an Amazon shopper, please sign up to support Spinal Cord Injury Association of Illinios.  For every purchase you make on Amazon, they will donate .5% of the purchase price of eligible products to our organization.  Its easy, and doesn't cost you a penny! Click on the link below to get started! We thank you for your support!


Bank of America Chicago Marathon 2014

Bank of America Chicago Marathon

SCIA Video