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  • Amputee Coalition Revitalizes Brand, Introduces New Logo, and Alters Name in Preparation for Our Next 25 Years

    As the Amputee Coalition, which was founded in 1986, prepares to commemorate our 25 years of service to the limb loss community, we also dedicate ourselves to making our next 25 years even more beneficial to those we serve...more>>

  • The Power of One, Community of Many…Expanded

    Our goal for 2011 is to grow to 25,000-people strong! To celebrate our 25th anniversary, the Amputee Coalition will launch a historic organizational change by moving from a traditional fee- based membership model to an open-community "Friends" organization for people with limb loss, their families and support groups across the country. We want you to be part of this growth and ask that you update your e-mail and contact information so that we can provide you with the new features and benefits of being a Friend of the Amputee Coalition.

  • 2011 Marks the Amputee Coalition's 25th Anniversary

    Every year, the Amputee Coalition touches the lives of countless people living with or affected by limb loss/limb difference. But as the number of people living with limb loss grows, the demand for our educational, programs and support has dramatically increased..

    Help us make our 25th anniversary year a year of impact.

  • The 2011 Amputee Coalition National Conference

    Join us in Kansas City, Missouri June 2-4, 2011, for our national conference. You can register or read all about it on our Conference page.


  • Aron Ralston's Story of Survival and Amputee Conquers the Heights Aron Ralston's Story of Survival Featured in New Movie, 127 Hours Amputee Conquers the Heights
  • The Amputee Coalition Responds to New TSA Security Measures and January/February Issue of inMotion Now Available The Amputee Coalition Responds to New TSA Security Measures

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Whether you are facing amputation for the first time, or have lived with limb loss for years, the Amputee Coalition provides a wealth of information for and about amputees. If you have recently had a limb amputated or are preparing for an amputation, please search the library for “New Amputee Information” and contact the Amputee Coalition’s National Limb Loss Information Center (NLLIC) to receive a free information packet-- we are here to help you!

Topics you will find on this Web site or keywords to use in library searches include amputations, congenital limb difference, limb difference, prosthetics, amputate, peer support groups, healthcare, advocacy, youth, diabetes and amputation, cancer and amputation, cardiovascular disease and amputation

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