Fair offers look at resources for people with spinal cord injuries


Check out the services available for people with spinal cord injuries at a Community Resource Fair, set for 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 21 in the BankPlus Conference Center at Methodist Rehabilitation Center in Jackson. The fair will feature Methodist Rehab’s Assistive Technology Services, Therapeutic Recreation Program, Spinal Cord Injury Support Group and Navigator Program. Representatives also will be on hand from the Vocational Rehab and Office of Special Disability programs of the Mississippi Department of Rehabilitation Services, as well as the Mississippi Paralysis Association, LIFE of Mississippi, Metro Area Community Empowerment Foundation, Handicapable Vans and Joni and Friends. For more information, call 601-364-3315.