See the Guidelines for the Care of People with Spina Bifida

Our Priorities

The mission of the Spina Bifida Association is to build a better and brighter future for all those impacted by Spina Bifida.

Education

We offer in-person and online education programs featuring medical experts, parents, and adults with Spina Bifida.

Advocacy

We advocate for funding of Spina Bifida Programs at the CDC, disability rights, and affordable accessible health care.

Research

Guidelines for the Care of People with Spina Bifida provide evidence-based guidance on caring for Spina Bifida.

Support

Our National Resource Center provides referrals and resources, responding to inquires in Spanish and English.

The Latest

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How I Learned to Be Open About My Spina Bifida: Sarah’s Story

Spina Bifida is a part of my past, my present, and my future, but it's not what defines me.

-Sarah O'Connor, born with Spina Bifida

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We have Chapters across the country ready to provide education, networking, social events, and more.

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