Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility

Healthy Holiday Webinar Series with Ailm Medical

The holiday season is upon us. This time of year can be stressful for many, but mindful planning and setting realistic expectations for yourself can help make the holidays more enjoyable. In...

Tips for Caregivers to Care for Themselves

During National Family Caregivers Month (NFCM), we continue to offer tips and resources to help support our community members taking on this role. Family members taking on the responsibility of...

Take the Stress out of Holiday Travel

Traveling during the holidays or traveling, in general, can be quite stressful and intimidating for anyone. Travel can be especially stressful when facing the additional challenges of carrying extra...

December Kicks Off the 2022 Year-End Giving Campaign

The end of the year is a critical time for the Amputee Coalition. Our efforts to serve and empower people affected by limb loss and limb difference wouldn’t be possible without the support we get from our community. YOU MAKE IT HAPPEN! December kicks off the 2022...

Observance of International Day of Persons with Disabilities

International Day of Persons with Disabilities is celebrated this year on December 3rd. The annual observance was initially proclaimed in 1992 by the United Nations General Assembly. The day's observance aims to promote an understanding of disability issues and...

Meet New Members of the Amputee Coalition Team

Meet Lucas DeLuca, Director of Community Engagement We are excited to have Lucas DeLuca come on board as Director of Community Engagement. Lucas has worked in higher education and healthcare to advance disability inclusion and accessibility outcomes. From 2020-2022...

Connect

Mortisha Bloodworth

Mortisha Bloodworth

My name is Mortisha Bloodworth. I became an Amputee back in 2020. My story begins at the age of 11 when I was diagnosed with type one diabetes. The year before I turned 11 was the year that I lost...

El Williams

El Williams

Growing My Confidence When I lost my leg I also lost my self-confidence. But through the amazing opportunities and friends I have made in the Amputee Coalition I have gained it back. I am now proud...

Gary Weiland

Gary Weiland

I was a Firefighter in Texas for seven years when I experienced a series of very unfortunate events. In 2018, my leg was amputated just below my knee. I decided that this tragedy was not going to...

Kimberly Emanuel

Kimberly Emanuel

GRIT: My Recovery Story My name is Dr. Kimberly Emanuel and until January 7, 2021 I was living my best life- or so I thought. I fell ill and it would become the most catastrophic event in my life....

inMotion

inMotion online provides free, well-researched articles and stories that empower amputees to achieve their full potential.

THRIVE Newsletter

Stay updated with recent news on limb loss and limb difference with an easy-to-read newsletter delivered right to your inbox.

#WeTHRIVE Stories

People with limb loss and limb difference share their stories of the resilience, strength, and courage it takes to transform their ordinary into extraordinary.