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ACA Special Enrollment Opens Today; Why it Matters to our Community

The Affordable Care Act Special Enrollment Period has been extended to August 15. Today, re-opens for the next three months. This special enrollment period allows you to sign up for affordable, high-quality health insurance – especially if you have lost your ...continue.
November is Diabetes Awareness Month

November is National Diabetes Month

National Diabetes Month (aka American Diabetes Month) is observed every November so individuals, health care professionals, organizations, and communities across the country can bring attention to diabetes and its impact on millions of Americans. Approximately 86,000 people in the United States undergo ...continue.
Coming to Peace With the Challenges as a Caregiver

November is National Family Caregiver Month

Caregiving is a tough job. November is a time to thank all of the spouses, family members, friends and healthcare providers who lovingly support someone after the loss of a limb. The Amputee Coalition’s National Limb Loss Resource Center has created the ...continue.

Amputee Coalition Celebrates House Introduction of Triple A Study Act

— Limb loss and limb difference community applauds Representatives G.K. Butterfield (D-NC) and Brett Guthrie (R-NC) for their bipartisan leadership on this issue — WASHINGTON, D.C.; OCTOBER 13, 2020 — The Amputee Coalition applauds the bipartisan leadership of Representatives G.K. Butterfield (D-NC-01) ...continue.
October Is National Disability Employment Awareness Month

October Is National Disability Employment Awareness Month

The Amputee Coalition is proud to be a part of this year’s National Disability Employment Awareness Month. We are helping spread the important message that we value diverse perspectives, including those of individuals with disabilities. National Disability Employment Awareness Month is an ...continue.
The Power of You. Amputee Coalition 2020 National Conference

Introduce the Triple A Study Act in the House

Please Support the Limb Loss and Limb Difference Community. Fill in your contact information to get matched with your representatives, then tell your story. Thank you! ...continue.