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The Amputee Coalition is a national, nonprofit amputee consumer education organization representing people who have experienced amputation or are born with limb differences. The Amputee Coalition includes individual amputees as well as amputee education and support groups. Professionals, family members and friends of amputees, amputee or limb loss related agencies and organizations are also represented.
Disabled Sports USA is a national nonprofit organization whose mission is to provide national leadership and opportunities for individuals with disabilities to develop independence, confidence and fitness through participation in community sports, recreation and educational programs. Activities include winter skiing, waters sports, summer and winter competitions, fitness and special sports events.
The American Board for Certification in Orthotics, Prosthetics and Pedorthics, Inc. (ABC) is the national certifying and accrediting body for the orthotic, prosthetic and pedorthic professions. Since its inception in 1948, ABC has become the quality standard in orthotic, prosthetic and pedorthic certification and today has more than 14,000 certified individuals and over 7,000 accredited facilities.
The American Diabetes Association leads the fight against the deadly consequences of diabetes and fight for those affected by diabetes. They fund research to prevent, cure and manage diabetes, and provide objective and credible information.