Spinal Cord Association (SASCA)

QASA is a member of the South African Spinal Cord Association (SASCA).

This is a very important partnership and relationship which is being developed.

The Southern African Spinal Cord Association (SASCA) provides information to health care professionals and policy makers. Promotes the treatment and rehabilitation of the spinal cord injured, and networks with governmental and non-governmental organizations, academic institutions and other service providers.

SASCA was formed in 1993 and we are affiliated with the International Spinal Cord Society (ISCoS).

SASCA has hosted 7 national congresses and several workshops countrywide since our formation.

The aim of SASCA is the study of all problems concerning traumatic and non-traumatic afflictions of the spinal cord and more particularly the advancement in medical and surgical intervention, rehabilitation and social reintegration of the spinal cord paralysed.