The Spina Bifida statistics for Connecticut are as follows: In the state 2.89 babies are affected with this medical condition out of 10,000 child births. The data is based on the figures that were collected during the years, 2001-2004. In the state of Connecticut, an estimated 1,012 people have been diagnosed with this health issue.

Today there are 1.1 million pregnant women who are at risk of delivering babies affected with this medical problem. Around 12 percent of the population, that is, 420,183 people in Connecticut are made up of Hispanic origin. Two SB clinics are located in Connecticut which provide health care to patients having SB.

There is one SB clinic in New Haven and one clinic in Hartford which provide assistance to SB affected patients. In Connecticut Children’s Medical Center, a registration center is present for patients having this health problem.

Spina Bifida Clinics in Connecticut

Connecticut Children’s Medical Center

282 Washington Street

Hartfort, CT  06106

Phone: 860-610-4200

Toll free 877-743-5516

 

Yale New Haven Hospital

SB- Ped Specialty Center

20 York St.

New Haven, CT 06520

Phone: 203-785-3828

Website: www.ynhchildrens.org

 

Spina Bifida Charity in Connecticut

SBA of Connecticut

Kiley Carlson – Executive Director

370 Osgood Avenue, Suite 106

New Britain, CT 06053-2744

Phone: 860-839-0115

Email: sbac@sbac.org

Website: http://www.sbac.org/

 

Sports & Activities in Connecticut

Leaps of Faith Disabled Waterskiers Club

90 Housatonic Drive

Sandy Hook, CT 06482

Phone: 203-426-0666

Email: joel@leapsoffaithwaterskiers.com

Website: http://www.leapsoffaithwaterskiers.com/