Post-Acute Rehabilitation Initiative

The Post-Acute Rehabilitation Initiative (PARI) authorizes funding for inpatient and/or outpatient rehabilitation and equipment for individuals with traumatic brain injuries and/or spinal cord injuries who are uninsured or underinsured.  Applications for PARI funding are accepted from Commission for Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) accredited rehabilitation facilities that have contractual agreements with the South Carolina Department of Disabilities and Special Needs.

The following services are provided through PARI:

  • Authorization of funding for rehabilitation services and equipment for approved applicants
  • Training on PARI eligibility guidelines and referral process
  • Data collection, analysis, and reporting

Applications for PARI funding are accepted from SCDDSN rehabilitation partners.


Project Director:

Dr. Emily Lowell

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