Aspire provides practical help to people who have been paralysed by Spinal Cord Injury, supporting them from injury to independence

How we help

Our services and how they help people with Spinal Cord Injury


Author: Hannah Wyatt

How you can help us

Our incredible fundraisers are vital to our services helping people paralysed by spinal cord injury. Whether you sign up to one of our challenge events, host your own event, grab a bucket or hold a collection, we will support you throughout your fundraising.


Author: Laura Haynes

Our impact

Every four hours someone is paralysed by a spinal cord injury.  Our services help people move from injury to independence. 


of patients increase their independence after talking to an Aspire Independent Living Advisor.


of patients have better access to a computer after working with an Aspire Assistive Technology Advisor.


of clients improve their accessible housing situation after talking to an Aspire Housing Advisor. 

News and stories

  • The fundamental need for accessible housing

    On Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Day we are focussing on the absolutely fundamental issue of accessible housing. Read more

  • Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Day 2019

    On 17th May we will be celebrating Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Day with other UK charities because every four hours someone is paralysed by an SCI Read more

  • SCI Live 2019

    Book now for Coloplast's conference providing support and education for people with Spinal Cord Injury Read more

Upcoming events

  • Aspire Channel Swim 2019

    Swim the distance of the English Channel (22 miles) in your local pool over 12 weeks and help raise money to support people with Spinal Cord Injury. Read more

  • Great Run Series

    From 5km runs to half marathons, the Great Run Series has something for everyone. Read more

  • Sports Quiz Dinner London 2019

    The Aspire Sports Quiz Dinner will be held at Lord's on 25th April 2019. Read more

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