Who Are We?

Spina Bifida of Louisiana is a non-profit, tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organization for the expressed purpose of providing support to individuals with spina bifida, and their families in Louisiana, and to increase awareness about spina bifida and its prevention. 

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Camp Friendship Group Picture
What Do We Do? 

 

As the sole chapter in Louisiana, we are here to support all those affected by spina bifida. Click the link below to see how we can help you! 

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What Is Spina Bifida?

 

Spina Bifida, latin for "split spine" is a neuro-tube defect that occurs within the first month of pregnancy, resulting in incomplete closure of the spinal column. 

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How Do I Get Involved?

 

Whether you are an individual living with spina bifida, a family member, or someone interested in improving the quality of life and opportunities for those living with spina bifida, we welcome you to be a part of our organization.