This is our ongoing blog, where we cover a variety of topics affecting amputees and the broader disability community.
Like many of you, the Amputee Coalition is monitoring COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) as it continues to evolve day by day. As a nonprofit health advocacy organization, we want to communicate and engage on emerging health news responsibly. And, I want to share some of ...continue.
Thanks to many years of hard work by the Amputee Coalition and its advocates, the President’s budget for fiscal year 2021 includes $4 million for the National Limb Loss Resource Center® (NLLRC®). The budget, released on February 10th, does not carry the ...continue.
The 2020 Amputee Coalition Support Group Leader Summit is a COMPLIMENTARY, one-day event for Support Group Leaders whose group is registered with the Amputee Coalition. The Summit is dedicated to engaging passionate group leaders who share a passion for raising awareness and ...continue.
At the heart of the Amputee Coalition’s mission is our peer support programs. Our goal is to make sure that no one goes through this journey alone. We believe that support comes in many forms and can make an incredible difference in ...continue.
We are pleased to announce 13 hospitals and rehab facilities are now official Hospital Partners of the Amputee Coalition: Adventist HealthCare Rehabilitation, Rockville, MD Baylor, Scott & White Institute for Rehabilitation, Dallas, TX Baylor, Scott & White Institute for Rehabilitation, Fort Worth, ...continue.
In the blink of an eye, we have entered a New Year! The Amputee Coalition Peer Support team has hit the ground running in 2020 to expand our reach and serve the growing needs of our community. While we look forward to ...continue.