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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Marco Rubio Backs Bill to Reform Bankruptcy Laws for Disabled Veterans

Rubio is backing Baldwin’s and Cornyn’s “Honoring American Veterans in Extreme Need (HAVEN) Act” which, they insist, will “protect the economic security and well-being of veterans and their families who rely on disability benefits and may be experiencing financial...

Local veteran pushes for disabled rights during air travel

For the past 49 years, Sorenson, a resident of Sturtevant, has used a wheelchair to get around; air travel in particular has been difficult, he said. “There’s room for usually one collapsible wheelchair in the closet (of an airplane) where people can hang their...

Who’s Who at PVACF

PVA Central Florida Chapter wants to welcome Interim Sports Director Liesl Begnaud. Liesl (pronounced leeess-ill) will be filling in while our chapter Director of Sports, Recreation and Advocacy, Roger Sack, is at the Tampa VA SCI Unit doing some rehab . Liesl has an...

Donate your unwanted clothing or items through the GIVE program

Spread the word! It's out with the old, in with the new. Did you get any gifts this year to replace your old, gently used items? By donating your unwanted pieces of clothing and household goods, you can directly impact the lives of paralyzed #veterans. Learn how at...

National Mobility Awareness Month

The National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association (NMEDA) and our sponsors: Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA), American Honda Motor Company, BraunAbility and Vantage Mobility International (VMI) have teamed up to giveaway one wheelchair accessible vehicle with...


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:

  • Annie Oakley
  • Looking Back at Five Years of Growth
  • Wheelchair Games Gallery
  • Reflections on the 39th annual NVWG


2711 South Design Court
Sanford, Florida 32773

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


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