Welcome to the Spina Bifida Association of Greater New England
We are a 501(c)3 organization working to support people with Spina Bifida as they reach for their goals and pursue a more fulfilling life. SBAGNE is a group of parents, adults with Spina Bifida, and dedicated professionals working together to support and encourage families and individuals throughout the Greater New England area. It is our goal to enrich the lives of those affected by Spina Bifida through education, parental support, social networking, advocacy and public awareness.
Winter programming is in full swing, so it is time to get out and be active! Spaulding Adaptive Sports Centers support individuals of all abilities in leading active, healthy lives through participation in adaptive sports and recreational activities. The programs are delivered under the supervisio
Making My Way through College is a guide for any student pursuing a degree or other type of credential (e.g., certification, license) at a two-year or four-year community college, college, or university. You will find information on a variety of topics relevant to preparing for and succeeding in col
In the market for a power wheelchair? Here's the first thing you need to know: one size does not fit all. There are lots of choices to make in order to get the right chair for you -- one that maximizes your mobility and independence, meets your everyday needs and suits your lifestyle. Read More
In order to help you be as aware as possible about sepsis, and to help your doctor to understand your susceptibility to the condition, the Christopher & Dana Reeve Paralysis Resource Center (PRC) has developed a way to draw immediate attention to sepsis, should they need the information in an ur
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Spina Bifida Health Care Benefits Program covers most health care services and supplies that are medically or psychologically necessary. The VA can also reimburse expenses for travel to and from your doctor or health care facility. Some services require specif
SBAGNE is once again fortunate to receive 25 entries for the Numbers for Non-Profits Program through the Falmouth Road Race. Team SBAGNE participants raise funds and awareness for SBA of Greater New England. In 2015 Team SBAGNE raised over $40,000 to support programs and services. In 2016 we hope to raise $45,000 more. Minimum fundraising amount is $750. Are you a runner or do you know someone who would like to participate in the Falmouth Road Race and support SBAGNE? Interested Jeff at jvendetti@SBAGreaterNE.org.
Gather your friends, family and coworkers, and join us for the
7th Annual Walk-N-Roll for Spina Bifida!
Benefiting the Spina Bifida Association of Greater New England
The Walk-N-Roll for Spina Bifida is a family-friendly, walk event being held in various locations across the country to raise awareness about Spina Bifida and celebrate the accomplishments of the over 180,000 Americans living with it . All proceeds are used for programs and services for people living with Spina Bifida.
The Spina Bifida Association of Greater New England (SBAGNE) is an organization dedicated to promoting the prevention of Spina Bifida and to enhancing the lives of all affected. Join us at the Massachusetts Hospital School in Canton, MA.
Please visit one of the following sites to form a team or make a pledge today!
MedStar National Rehabilitation Hospital has developed a questionnaire that will help you track your urinary symptoms and assist you with deciding when you need to start treatment. You are invited to participate in testing the questionnaire if the following apply to you:
1. You have a neurogenic/neuropathic bladder and use intermittent catheterization for bladder management.
2. You have a spinal cord injury or spina bifida and are over 18 years of age OR you are the parent or caregiver of a person with spina bifida.