Our Mission (What we do every day)
Paralyzed Veterans of America, a congressionally chartered veterans service organization founded in 1946, has developed a unique expertise on a wide variety of issues involving the special needs of our members – veterans of the armed forces who have experienced spinal cord injury or dysfunction.
PVA will use that expertise to be the leading advocate for:
To enable Paralyzed Veterans to continue to honor this commitment, we must recruit and retain members who have the experience, energy, dedication, and passion necessary to manage the organization and ensure adequate resources to sustain the programs essential for Paralyzed Veterans of America to achieve its mission.
Our Core Focus (Why we're here)
Provide Benefits to Veterans with service-connected injuries or conditions with:
Vocational rehabilitation for veterans seeking employment
Health benefits, such as prosthetics, home care and mental health treatment
Housing and auto grants for veterans with qualifying disabilities
VA Pension, survivor benefits and more
Spinal Cord Research
Disability Rights and Advocacy
For more information visit pva.org