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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Due to the recent suggestion of the Centers of Disease Control for communities to practice social distancing, all events of the Paralyzed Veterans of America Central Florida are postponed until further notice.

A decision on the 6th Annual Jerry Dugan Memorial Charity Golf Tournament will be made in the next few weeks.


Paralyzed Veterans of America Central Florida 6th Annual Jerry Dugan Memorial Charity Golf Tournament

Saturday April 25th, 2020  •  MetroWest Golf Club Orlando

Course will allow special golf carts for disabled players on the course

  • Registration 8:00AM  Shot Gun Start 9:00 AM
  • Registration: $125.00 per golfer (Veterans $100)
  • Foursomes: $440
  • Cart & Green Fee, Range Balls, unlimited drinks during play (beer, soda & water)

Goody Bag and Special Gift for each player  •  Prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place teams, closest to the pin, raffle/silent auction

For more information call Joanne at 407-328-7041 or email joannep@pvacf.org.

You can download a copy of the flyer for this event by clicking this link.

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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.

During weekends and days when PVA offices are closed, any member (or veteran) needing assistance can contact the: PVA Veterans Benefits Hotline to reach the National organization at (866) 734-0857. Information received through the hotline will be forwarded to the appropriate program manager for action.

Other numbers you may need:

Tampa VA (After Hours & Holidays) 813-903-3600
SCI Admission Coordinator – Alan Alcantara, RN 813-972-2000 ex 2200
SCI Center Main Office to leave a message: 813-972-7515
SCI Main Fax 813-978-5913
SCI Clinic RNs 813-972-2200 ex 4545
Main Outpatient Pharmacy 813-903-4884

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:

  • Franklin Roosevelt
  • Wheelchair Restraint Systems on Aircraft
  • Milton Sowards Turns 100
  • Gov. Ron DeSantis Highlights First Year in Office


2711 South Design Court
Sanford, Florida 32773

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


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