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Links

ADVOCACY

http://www.amputee-coalition.org

 

Amputee Coalition of America-  largest single source of advocacy and information for amputees. The ACA’s resources include general amputee information including research, books, publications and a monthly magazine, parity and health insurance updates, peer training, an Advocacy Action Center,  the National Limb Loss  Information Center, and much more. The ACA also has info and activities aimed towards young amputees including an online magazine, a Limb Loss Education & Awareness Program, a summer camp and a parent support network.
http://www.child-amputee.net International Child Amputee Network- information and support for children with underdeveloped or absent limbs and their parents.

 

SPORTS & REHAB

http://www.eaga.org Eastern Golfers Association- devoted to the rehabilitation of amputee through golf.
http://www.dsusa.org Disabled Sports USA – largest disabled athletes association in  world.
http://www.usawaterski.org American Water Ski Association- rehab and instruction for disabled skiers
http://www.challengedathletes.org Challenged Athletes Foundation- financial assistance to disabled athletes, organizes and sponsors compeditive events
http://www.paralympic.org International Paralympic Committee
http://www.skiwas.org Wintergreen Adaptive Sports Program

 

MANUFACTURERS

http://www.ottobock.com Otto Bock
http://www.flex-foot.com Flex-foot
http://www.ossur.com Ossur
http://www.college-park.com College Park
http://www.endolite.com Endolite
http://www.freedom-innovations.com Freedom Innovations