Our Mission
We provide a platform of advocacy, education and research, communication, adaptive sports and recreation for veterans paralyzed as a result of a spinal cord injury or dysfunction.
Veterans Wheelchair Games
The National Veterans Wheelchair Games is co-presented between the Department of Veterans Affairs and Paralyzed Veterans of America.  The Games serve Veterans with Spinal Cord Injury, Multiple Sclerosis, Amputations and other central neurological impairments with the goal to increase their independence, healthy activity and quality of life through wheelchair sports and recreation.
NVWG 2019 Team Central Florida
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Disabled veterans fight for accessible lavatory rule for narrow bodies

A lawsuit filed by Democracy Forward on behalf of Paralyzed Veterans of America, may finally spur the US Department of Transportation’s rulemaking on accessible lavatories for single-aisle aircraft. The DOT stated in its court filing on Monday it’s planning to issue a...

Shaun Castle on Social Security and Paralyzed Veterans of America

On the radio show, The Zero Hour with RJ Eskow, PVA Deputy Executive Director, Shaun Castle, discussed the importance of Social Security disability insurance for people of all generations, including millennials like himself, and talked about his recent testimony on...


Join the Partnership for Inclusive Disaster Strategies and our national partners for an online press conferencecelebrating the introduction of the Real Emergency Access for Aging and Disability Inclusion in Disasters Act (REAADI) and the Disaster Relief Medicaid Act...

Envoy, American Airlines worst wheelchair mishandlers, new report says

WASHINGTON — American Airlines and its subsidiary, Envoy Air, are among the worst major airlines when it comes to mishandling wheelchairs and scooters, according to data reported for the first time this month. According to the just-published February 2018 Air Travel...


Paralyzed Veterans of America Central Florida Chapter, a congressionally chartered veterans service organization that provides a platform of advocacy, education and research, communication, adaptive sports and recreation for veterans paralyzed as a result of a spinal or injury or dysfunction, in an effort to afford them with the highest quality of healthcare and life experiences.

Learn More about Paralyzed Veterans of America


Read the latest issue of Wheels in Motion. Stay up to date with what’s going on with the Paralyzed Veterans of America Central Florida Chapter. Every month we feature stories about PVA members, special events, sports, messages from chapter officers, as well as news impacting paralyzed veterans.

This months features:

  • Eleanor Roosevelt
  • History of US Military Action
  • The Champions Ride for Charities
  • Board Election Results


2711 South Design Court
Sanford, Florida 32773

Phone: (407) 328-7041
Email: office@pvacf.org


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